Reuben D. Roy
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Rueben D. Roy, age 87 entered into eternal rest on Friday, November 15, 2019. He was born to the late James and Mearle Roy. He was a graduate of Roosevelt High School class of 1949. He served honorably in the Korean War and upon return home he joined the Gary Police Department and was appointed on May1, 1957 and retired on July 15, 1981. He didn't stay retired long before working at the Gary Sanitary District for 10 years. He was a faithful and dedicated member of Israel CME Church of Gary, where he served as a Trustee and Usher. Preceded in death by his parents and his siblings, Phyllis Clark, James L. Roy, Cleta Davis and Charles Roy. Reuben Leaves to cherish his fond memories sister Gladys Jenkins, devoted friend Bernice Sandifer, sister-in-law Dorothy Miles and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Visitation, Friday November 22, 2019 from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00a.m. at Israel CME Church 2301 Washington Street. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.



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Published in Post-Tribune on Nov. 19, 2019.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
NOV
22
Visitation
09:00 - 11:00 AM
NOV
22
Funeral service
11:00 AM
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November 12, 2020
Here is a pictures from my dad's (Paul Redmond) Korean War photos, stationed in Japan with a Rueben Roy.
Mike Redmond
Served In Military Together
November 26, 2019
To the family,

Rueben is at peace. Think of the good times and smile. For comfort read Ecclesiastes 3:1-15,17,19,20,22. Reuben had not too long retired before I came on GPD but we talked often. May The Creator bring you peace during this time.
Michael & Ermalene Gault Sr
November 26, 2019
My condolences to the Roy and extended, families.
May you RIP.

Regards / Hector Medina
Gary Sanitary District
Hector Medina
November 23, 2019
My condolences to his family. He was a friend for many years. He will be missed, not only by me, but the entire bowling community.
Gwendolyn Baker
November 21, 2019
To the family of Reuben Roy.... I am so sorry to hear of Reuben's passing. He and Gladys attended the Roosevelt Senior Center for several years and it was an honor to know both of them. He will be truly missed.
Natalie Stewart
November 21, 2019
Mr. Roy, always there. He always had a smile on his face. I would give him a hug, he would hug me back. He had something funny to say, every Sunday. My deepest sympathy to the family. Your Brother, Uncle, Cousin, Friend, will be missed, by everyone that knew him.
Hodges Zenobia
November 20, 2019
May God comfort you in the loss of your loved one. Mr. Roy was a dedicated church member and servant of God. He will truly be missed.

Estelle
Israel CME Church
November 20, 2019
GOD REST HIS SOUL, GOOD FRIEND AND NEIGHBOR, RIH!!!!
BARBARA MARSHALL
November 19, 2019
A man who demonstrated his love for God, Mr Roy exuded service, gentleness, and kindness.
D. Carneygee
Church Member
D. Carneygee
November 19, 2019
My Condolences to the Family He will be truly missed.
Cassandra Douglas
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