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The Lancaster Vineyard Church
Thursday January 13th, 2022
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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The Lancaster Vineyard Church
Thursday January 13th, 2022
7:00pm - 8:00pm

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Bob Ruble

Robert E. Ruble, age 87 of Lancaster, passed away Friday, January 7, 2022, at O.S.U. Medical Center in Columbus. Bob was born January 18, 1934, in Lancaster, son of the late Marion F. and Alma Beatrice (Cruit) Ruble. He was a veteran of the Army. He owned and operated Ruble Excavating until he was 86 years old. Bob also owned Ruble Farms. As a beef and crop farmer, he employed many local youth, where he actively taught them about hard work and a good work ethic. He was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church and the Lancaster Vineyard Church where he enjoyed time spent in prayer.

He is survived by his children, Eddie Eugene (Gail) Ruble, Joni (Jeff) Frazier, Traci (John) Fraley, Lori (Mike) Conrad, Koral (Brian) Alexander, and Rob (Tammy) Adams; six grandchildren; five great grandchildren; brother, Roger R. (Carolyn) Ruble; sister, Carolyn (Lowell) Fisher. He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Nola Faye (James) Ruble and his second wife, Joan (Rengert) Ruble.

Funeral service, including military honors will be held at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, January 13, 2022, at the Lancaster Vineyard Church, 431 Whiley Rd. SW, Lancaster with Pastor Joel Seymour officiating. Bob will be inurned next to his wife, Nola Faye at Amanda Township Cemetery at a later date. Family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. until the time of the service Thursday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, friends may make memorial contributions to the Lancaster Vineyard Church, 431 Whiley Road SW, Lancaster, OH 43130.

The funeral may also be viewed live at the funeral home's Facebook page.

Condolences may be made at www.taylortheller.com.

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Deepest Sympathy to the
Ruble Family …

Kathleen Thorn Jan 21 2022 3:19 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Bob Ruble

Kathleen Daubenmire-Thorn Jan 21 2022 3:17 AM

We will think of Bob every time we go to Texas Road House and Hickory Steak House in Reynoldsburg. We went with him to both of those restaurants many times. We had a lot of great conversations. We will miss him a lot! Love you Bobby!

Bill and Cindy Nash Jan 17 2022 8:42 PM

So very sorry to hear this of Mr. Ruble. He is a wonderful man. Was very happy to have known him.

Haley Taylor Jan 16 2022 4:01 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Bob Ruble

Haley Taylor Jan 16 2022 3:59 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Bob Ruble

Scott & Lori Kitzmiller Jan 13 2022 9:49 PM

So sorry to hear about Bob. He was our neighbor for 3 1/2 yrs. on Shawnee Dr. Din and I thought alot of him. He was such a wonderful neighbor to have. God be with the family at this time. I know he will be missed dearly.

Don & Brenda Sue Casto Jan 13 2022 3:10 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Bob Ruble

Don & Brenda Sue Casto Jan 13 2022 3:07 PM

Our condolences. Let us cherish the memories of this remarkable man! With all our best wishes

Mark, Fu & Marston Jan 13 2022 10:02 AM

I am so sorry to hear to hear of Bob's passing. He hosted so many Reunions on his farm.The kids love to paddle boat on the pond and fish!! I know my Ryan did!! I loved to up to the barn to see what we could find; maybe a rabbit hanging around! Fun times!! He had a big heart! I feel like I knew Lori a little more than the others- I am so sorry , for your loss, Lori.

Lynn Bender Jan 12 2022 11:31 PM

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