Ruben A. Buch Ribas of Westerville passed away March 11, 2020. Born in Santiago de Cuba, September 8, 1949. Attended Dolores Jesuit School, Santiago de Cuba, St. Martin of Tours, Amityville, NY and St. Anthony, Smithtown. He was a creative individual who wrote, was an artist and played guitar. He was a retired Computer Programmer from Bank One, Columbus, Ohio.
Survived by sister Maria Buch Castillo, Lourdes Buch-Maas (Artie), Javier Buch (Beth); nephews, Daniel Castillo, Tommy Castillo, David Castillo(Taylor), Nieces; Laura Castillo, Nicole Maas. Marissa Calvao (Joe), Emily Sexton (Tommy-Lee), Amanda Buch; Great-Nephews; Mateo Castillo, Nico Luis Castillo, Teddy Sexton, Great-Nieces; Aubrianna Castillo, Olivia Sexton.
Ruben will be missed by his family and friends. He was a caring person with a wonderful smile who was always concerned for his family and never complained.
Friends may call 4:00pm-6:00 pm, Monday March 16, HILL FUNERAL HOME, 220 S. State St., Westerville. Rosary at 6:00 PM. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 am Tuesday March 17 at St. Paul Catholic Church, 313 N. State St., Westerville. Internment Blendon Central Cemetery, Westerville.
As well as flowers, friends may donate in his memory to either https://www.thebrf.org/ or https://www.bbrfoundation.org/