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Ruben Diaz, Jr.

Obituary for Ruben Diaz, Jr.

July 5, 2016
Brigantine, New Jersey


Ruben Diaz, Jr., 62, of Brigantine, NJ entered the gates of heaven on July 5, 2016. Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico he was the son of the late Ruben Diaz, Sr., and Luz Maria (Flores) Nieves of Lake Shore, FL.

Ruben worked in sales in the marketing industry for most of his life, working for various employers throughout the United States. Most recently he was the owner and operator for ten years of EZ Diaz Does It Painting and Power Washing. He was a member of the Brigantine Chamber of Commerce, Brigantine Lions Club, and Son's of the American Legion. He was also a Eucharistic minister when he resided in Clifton, NJ. He was a huge Eagles fan and loved to watch the games with his many friends. He enjoyed traveling, lake fishing and boating with family and friends. He will be remembered as a social butterfly, living life to the fullest every day. His first priority in life was his family.

Surviving in addition to his mother is his wife; Betty Diaz, stepson; Joseph Dillon, Stepdaughters; Melissa and Amy Dillon, son; Ruben Diaz III, sister; Maria Diaz, brother; Eddie Diaz, stepfather Luis Nieves, nieces; Jazmin and Samantha Bayliff, nephew; Eddie Diaz, Jr., and sister-in-law; Katherine Mohr.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Rubens' Life Celebration Memorial Service on Friday July 8, 2016 at Community Presbyterian Church, 1501 W. Brigantine Ave., Brigantine, NJ at 12:00 Noon with Rev. John R. Scotland officiating. Family will receive guests from 11:00am until time of service at the church; in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to offset medical costs to T.D. Bank 4200 Harbor beach Blvd., Brigantine NJ 08203 C/O "The Benefit of the Diaz Family. Arrangements entrusted to Keates-Plum Funeral Home 609-266-3481.

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  • Offset Medical Costs: ℅ "The Benefit of the Diaz Family"
    T.D. Bank 4200 Harbor beach Blvd.
    Brigantine, NJ 08203

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Keates-Plum Funeral Home

3112 W Brigantine Ave
Brigantine, NJ 08203
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