site image

Antique Vintage 19

Ruben Colón

May 2, 1945 ~ December 21, 2020 (age 75)


WORCESTER – Ruben Colón, 75, of Worcester, died Monday, December 21, 2020 at UMass Memorial – Belmont St.

He leaves his wife of 49 years, Aracaelis (Apónte ) Colón; four sons, Ruben Colón Jr of Puerto Rico, Ariel Colón of Worcester, Adrian Colón and his wife Michelle of Southbridge, and Marcos Colón of Haverhill; three brothers and 3 sisters in Puerto Rico;  three grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. He was born in Villalba, Puerto Rico, son of Ezequiel and Rosario (Rodrigues) Colón.

Ruben was a machinist at Mulitform Plastics.  He previously worked at Kennedy Construction.

A graveside service will be held Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at 11:30 am at Hope Cemetery, 119 Webster St, section 110.  There is a calling hour at 10am at Rice Funeral Home, 300 Park Ave, Worcester prior to leaving in procession for Hope Cemetery.  Ruben’s service will be livestreamed so his relatives everywhere can be in attendance.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ruben Colón, please visit our floral store.


Gathering of Family and Friends
December 23, 2020

10:00 AM
Rice Funeral Home
300 Park Avenue
Worcester, MA 01609-1805

Video is available for this event

Graveside Service
December 23, 2020

11:00 AM
Hope Cemetery - Worcester
119 Webster St
Worcester, MA 01603

© 2021 Rice Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy