Theresa Rubin - 1940 - 2021
1/13/2021 8:31:00 AM
Theresa Ann Rubin, 80 of West Palm Beach, FL peacefully passed away on January 9th, 2021. She was born in Petoskey, MI on September 28, 1940 to her parents James R. Walker Sr. and Lottie Johnson. She was a proud member of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribal Nation and the last of the family of 6 siblings.
Theresa met the love of her life, Henry Rubin Jr., over 56 years ago through her sister Gertrude and brother-in-law Charlie Phillips and they have been together ever since. Henry survives in the home, residing in WPB, Florida. Also surviving are their 3 adult daughters: Jeanette (Louis Jr.) Shambo of Florida, Ann Rubin of Florida, and Sandy· (Bob) Warner of Kansas; 8 grandchildren: Jeanelle, Louis (Tanisha), Jessica and Leighton of Florida, and Nicole, Cameron, Elizabeth and Kenneth Warner of Kansas; and 5 greatgrandchildren: Jolene, Genevieve, Louie, Micah and Luka. Theresa was preceded in death by her son Henry Rubin III in April 2016. Also preceding her in death are her parents, 2 brothers-and 3 sisters.
Theresa was a very generous woman with an infectious laugh. She was very proud of being Ojibwe and enjoyed traveling all over the country going to Pow wows with her family. She will be greatly missed by family and the many friends that she and Henry made on the Pow wow trail over the years.
All those who wish to pay their respects are invited to a visitation on Friday, January 15 from 4:00-7:00prn at the Ware-Smith-Woolever Funeral Home, 1200 W. Wheeler St., Midland, MI. Funeral will be held on Saturday, January 16 at 11:00am at the Ware-Smith-Woolever Funeral Home, 1200 W. Wheeler St., Midland, MI. Then to New Calvary Cemetery, 2743 E Bombay Road in Midland. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, masks are required, and individuals are asked to follow social distancing practices.