Harold C. Rubel, age 93, of Lombard, formerly of Villa Park

Written by Brust Funeral Home on March 12th, 2014

American FlagHAROLD C. RUBEL, age 93, of Lombard, formerly of Villa Park, died March 10 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove, Illinois.

Visitation will be held Friday, March 14 from 11:15 a.m. to the time of the Funeral Service at 11:30 a.m.  at Trinity Lutheran Church, York Center, Roosevelt at Meyers Road, Lombard.

Interment will be at Irving Park Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois.

Harold is survived by three sons, John (Elaine) of Plover, Wisconsin, Robert (Linda) Woodinville, Washington, and Will of Snohomish, Washington; four grand children, Leah Rubel of Washington, Jennifer Rubel of Washington, Mark Rubel of Wisconsin, and Karen Rubel of Addison; one great-grandchild, Baylie Collins of Washington.

Mr. Rubel was a resident of Lombard for 13 years and was formerly of Villa Park for 48 years.  He grew up on the North Side of Chicago, was a graduate of Lane Technical High School.  He was confirmed at Tabor Lutheran Church in Chicago.  He was Tool & Die Maker at Harrington & King Perforating Company in Chicago, becoming foreman of the department.  As a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Villa Park he served as chairman of the congregation, and was influential in forming a Boy Scout Troop at the church and became the first Scout Master and encouraging his two older sons to earn the Eagle Award.  

Memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church, Roosevelt & Meyers Roads, Lombard, Illinois 60148 would be appreciated.



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