Joseph Rubeck

July 24, 1931 - April 9, 2014
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North Port, FL

Joseph Rubeck 83, of North Port FL and formerly of Belvidere, IL died peacefully, September 4, 2014 in the VA Home at Port Charlotte, FL after a lengthy illness.  Joe was born July 24, 1931 in Belvidere the son of Elmer and Elise (Groves) Rubeck.  He married Elaine Welin on September 3, 1954 in Belvidere; they just celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.  Jo worked for Sinclair Oil, Standard Oil and Hicks Gas as well as some farming over the years prior to his retirement.  Joe enjoyed woodworking, fixing anything that needed fixing, fishing and feeding the birds especially the Egrets.  Joe loved  his family and was a veteran of the Korean War serving in US Army in Korea.

Joseph is loved and will be missed by his wife, Elaine; children, Larry (Vali Jo) Rubeck  of Belvidere, IL and David Rubeck of Elroy, WI; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; brother, Gordon Rubeck and sister, Shirley VanDusen both of Belvidere.

Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, October 18, 2014 in First United Methodist Church, 610 Bonus Avenue, Belvidere, Il with Rev. Amy Poust officiating.  Burial of cremated remains will be in Shattuck Grove Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials can be given in care of First united Methodist church or the Boone County Historical Museum in Joe’s memory.  Arrangements by Anderson Funeral and Cremation services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL.

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Time: 10:00 am - 10:45 am

First United Methodist Church

Address:

610 Bonus Avenue, Belvidere, IL, 61065

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Memorial Gathering will be held from 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM Saturday at the church.


Service Information

Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Time: 11:00 am -

First United Methodist Church

Address:

610 Bonus Avenue, Belvidere, IL, 61065

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Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, October 18, 2014 in First United Methodist Church, 610 Bonus Avenue, Belvidere, Il with Rev. Amy Poust officiating.  


Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Burial of cremated remains will be in Shattuck Grove Cemetery.


Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be given in care of First united Methodist church or the Boone County Historical Museum in Joe’s memory.


 

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Born: July 24, 1931
Died: April 9, 2014

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Lonna Bentley posted on 10/9/14

On behalf of the Boone County Historical Museum, we are sorry to hear of your loss. Joe will be missed by all, our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

 

Kathy Mechler posted on 10/10/14

Dear Larry and Family - So sorry to read of your Dad's passing. Praying for you all during this difficult time. Keep your memories close until you meet again. Love, Jim, Kathy & Daisy

 

Sandra Whitmire posted on 10/13/14

A wonderful man, sweet cousin, Our Prayers to Elaine and the family

 

Heather Rubeck posted on 10/13/14

LOVE U GRANDPA ... AM HAPPY YOUR AT PEACE NOW XO

 

Sue Keeney posted on 10/14/14

Dear Larry, Jen and Family, We are so sorry for your loss. Working with Jen for over 15 years, I heard a lot of stories about Grandpa Rubeck. Cherish those memories, they last a life time. In our thoughts and prayers, Sue & Gerald Keeney

 

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