In Memory of



Obituary for Reuben McArthur

Reuben, Pearce McArthur
January 12, 1926- September 5, 2018
Reuben passed away peacefully on September 5th, 2018 at Woodlands of Sunset in his 93rd year. Reuben was born in Welland on January 12, 1926 and is predeceased by his parents. Thomas and Maria, and only brother, Jack. Much loved husband of Barbara for 68 years whom he met while studying Civil Engineering at University of Toronto. Proud and loving father to Sharon (deceased), Debbie (Rob Chiki), Pam (Peter Maillet), David (Deanna) and Jim (Marisa). Reuben had eight grandchildren: Jennifer, Sean, Daniel, Grayson, Melissa, Drew, Conner and Julia and six great grandchildren: Luke, Declan, Madeline, Eli, Jacob and Ella, all whom he loved dearly. Reuben worked at Atlas Steels for over 40 years and made many friends there. He was a lifelong member of Glad Tidings Church of God serving as Youth Leader, Sunday School Teacher, Leader of the Outreach Department and as a Church Elder. Special thanks to the attentive and caring staff at Woodlands of Sunset. Visitation will take place at JAMES. L PEDLAR FUNERAL HOME, 1292 Pelham Street, Fonthill on September 11th, beginning at 1:00 pm, followed by a memorial service at 2:00 pm. A private family interment will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to Woodlands of Sunset or Glad Tidings Church of God would be greatly appreciated.