Steven Rubin

Rubin, Steven M. of Swampscott, passed away June 19, 2013 at the age of 61 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Nancy (Conlon) Rubin. Devoted father of Ben Rubin of Washington, D.C., and Elizabeth Rubin and her fianc Max Bennett of Connecticut. Son of Elaine (Lissack) Rubin of Marblehead and the late Murray Rubin. Brother of Karen Gallant and her husband Ted of Sherborn, David Rubin and his wife Meg of Marblehead, and Lisa Jones and her husband Scott of Naperville, Illinois. He is also survived by many extended family members and dear friends. Graveside services will be held at the Swampscott Cemetery on Monday, June 24 at 12 noon. Memorial observance at the family's home immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, donations in Steve's memory may be made to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02294-9168. The family would like to thank Dr. Lakshmi Nayak and Dr. Arnold Freedman and their teams at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and Dr. Jeffrey Gold of Marblehead for all the care and support they gave to Steve. Arrangements by Stanetsky-Hymanson Chapel, Salem. For online condolences, please visit

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Stanetsky-Hymanson Memorial Chapel
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Published in The Marblehead Reporter from June 22 to June 29, 2013