Ray Rubio's Kids College Fund

$72,358 of $65,000 goal

Raised by 172 people in 29 months
Brian Cohen
on behalf of David Neuman
 SHERMAN OAKS, CA
Dear Friends-

Ray passed away peacefully yesterday, March 4, 2017 at 1:53pm, in bed at home, surrounded by friends and family.  

I think the words of David Neuman sums up Ray's life and last minutes best:

"Yesterday, it was a my honor and privilege to help my dear friend and brother, Ray Rubio, cross over following a savage, months-long struggle with pancreatic cancer. Ray's time on this planet ended at 1:53pm Saturday afternoon, surrounded by family and friends, and under superb care.  What a delight it was to be best friends with Ray for over 30 years. He was a gifted practitioner of acupuncture and Chinese medicine, a swashbuckling adventurer, a devoted father, and a ferociously loyal friend. Thank you Ray for showing us how to go with honor, courage, and grit. I love you forever buddy."

The family requests that in lieu of flowers a donation is made to this fund for the benefit of Ray's Kid's.
 
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Dear Friends of Ray,
We are almost to our goal of $50,000! I know how much this touches Ray's heart! Please repost this to your Facebook page and let's help someone who is dear to us and has helped so many others.
Thank You All!
Brian
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$72,358 of $65,000 goal

Raised by 172 people in 29 months
Created January 22, 2017
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MH
$1,000
michael Hennessey
28 months ago

Ray Rubio was as loyal a friend as a you could have. I am grateful to have had him in my life. My thanks to all of the wonderful people who comforted him in his final days.

AW
$100
Annie Wang
5 months ago

Continuing my annual pledge to remember the wonderful soul that Ray was and all he has done for the Chinese medicine community.

LE
$100
Lisa Edlauer
13 months ago

Ray changed my life... His support, encouragement and knowledge of Chinese medicine helped me reach my goal of motherhood. Forever grateful. My heartfelt condolences to his friends and family.

GC
$1,269
Ging Yueh Chen
17 months ago
MW
$1,500
Mary Wilson
17 months ago
PR
$500
Patrick Ryan
17 months ago

I like Tom knew Ray from our time in Dublin. Tom said it best - we are all stunned. My deepest sympathies to his family and I will miss him also.

TF
$500
Thomas Flynn
18 months ago

I am one of Ray's roommates from his year in Dublin. I reached out to him recently and discovered his passing; I am stunned. I last saw Ray during the summer of 2015 and spent a Sunday afternoon with him and his beautiful children. That year in Dublin is one of the most memorable of my life, and Ray was one of the most memorable people in it.

$100
Anonymous
19 months ago
CM
$50
caroline maruya
20 months ago
$200
Peter Devlin
26 months ago

From Peter, Maureen, and Ruairi For Ray's lasting legacy of life, love, and humor. Lean in and let go. The pleasure was all ours.

PL
$25
Patricia Bedrosian Long
26 months ago
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