In Memory of



Obituary for Sheldon Ruben

Sheldon Ruben, of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, passed away on Wednesday, May 25th, 2022 at the age of 93. He is survived by his children, Ellen (Charlie) Cooper and David (Carolyn) Ruben, his sister, Elaine (Harold) Schultz, his grandchildren, Mitch (Jenna) Cooper, Rachel (Adam) Edelman, and Kate, Jessie, and Jake Ruben, and his great-grandchildren, Rory Cooper, Jimmy Cooper, and Riley Edelman. He was predeceased by his wife, Ruth Sue Ruben (nee Caplan) and his parents, Howard and Lubah Ruben.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-papa. He was successful in business and a wonderful friend to many, who was very loved and loved life.

Services at Beth El Memorial Park, 9701 Liberty Road Randallstown, MD 21133, on Thursday, May 26th, 2022 at 12:15 pm. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to Suburban Hospital, 8600 Old Georgetown Rd., Bethesda, MD 20814 and Washington Hebrew Congregation, 3935 Macomb St NW, Washington, DC 20016. Shiva will be observed at the Ruben residence, Thursday only, immediately following interment, with services at 7pm.