Thursday, November 13, 2008

Ruben Weber

Ruben Weber passed away at home on Thursday, November 13, 2008, at the age of 71. He was born in Racine, Wisconsin, on December 4, 1936.

Ruben is survived by his wife of 55 years, Arlene Mae (Nee: Farnsworth) Weber; two daughters, Susan Leone Appleget and Lynn Marie Weber; two granddaughters, Shannon Lee Omdahl and her husband, Nathan, and Kristen Elizabeth Appleget; four great-granddaughters, Madison Omdahl, Katherine Omdahl, Brooklyn Omdahl and Gracy Rose Maldonado; one brother, Lee Roy Weber and his wife, Rose Marie; two brothers-in-law, Clarence Wales Farnsworth and wife, Tomi, and Richard Farnsworth and wife, Barbara; four nephews, Mark Farnsworth, Ronald Farnsworth, James Farnsworth and Michael Weber; two nieces, Karen (Weber) Shelton and Patricia Weber; as well as several grand nieces and nephews. Ruben was preceded in death by his parents, Christian and Katherine (Nee: Eisel) Weber; his father-in-law, Clarence Farnsworth; and mother-in-law, Dorothy Mae (Nee: Van Marter) Farnsworth.

Ruben had been a life-long resident of Racine until his retirement on December 4, 1991, from In-Sink-Erator where he had been employed for 37 years. Upon his retirement he and his wife Arlene built a new home in Hayward, WI, where they lived for ten years. In the fall of 2001 they decided to live closer to their daughters and moved to Milwaukee, residing together in a home situated between each daughter’s home.

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Sunday, November 16, 2008, at 1 p.m. Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the funeral home on Sunday from noon until time of service. A reception will follow at Infusino’s Banquet Hall. Private interment will be held at Graceland Cemetery.

803 Main St., Racine (262) 634-7888

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