Bernard James Rubin




Fuquay-Varina- Bernard J. Rubin, 72, passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018. A funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 1005 Wilbon Road, Fuquay-Varina, Inurnment will follow the Mass at St Bernadette Catholic Church Columbarium. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

He was born in Chicago, IL on December 6, 1945. Son of the late, Abe and Alice (McGuire) Rubin. Graduate of Leo High School in Chicago, IL and the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.

Commander USN-Ret. Former Senior Vice President of Global Marketing YKK (USA) Inc. He was a member of St Bernadette Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus 4th degree.

He is preceded in death by son David M. Rubin and sister Margaret Linden.

Mr. Bernard is survived by his beloved wife, Patricia A. (Diekon) Rubin of Fuquay-Varina, NC; loving children, sons, Brian (Sandy) Rubin of Roanoke, VA and Phillip (Katelyn Love) Rubin of Raleigh, NC; daughters, Jennifer (Evan Schultz) Rubin of Washington, D.C. and Victoria (Phillip) Groce of Pittsburgh, PA; dearest grandchildren, Sydney and Ben Rubin, Nora Groce, Jay Schultz, Eleanor Love Rubin; dear sisters, Katherine Rubin of Hammond, IN and Therese (Mike) Fox of Anchorage, AK; loving family including special niece, Valerie (Scott) Lancelle of Caledonia, Wisconsin Lisa (David) Ashcroft of Ocala, FL.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to GBS/CIDP Foundation International, 375 East Elm Street, Suite 101, Conshohocken, PA 19428.