Armes, Ruben A.; age 65; of Rose City, Michigan; passed away at his home on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. Ruben was born in Manchester, Tennessee on August 25, 1949, to Patrick and Annie (Statum) Armes. He served his country in the US Army during the Vietnam Era. He had worked for General Motors for 32 years, retiring from the Pontiac Truck and Bus Division, and settled in Rose City. Ruben is survived by his wife, Carol of Rose City, MI; his children, Michael (Lisa) Armes of Londonderry, NH and Debra (Chad) Minton of Highland, MI; his step-children, Kelly (Matt) Clark of Cary, IL and Kristopher Downs (fiancee Jayna Hanley) of Auburn Hills, MI; his sister, Yohanna Armes of Florida; his brother, Jimmie Statum of Roscommon, MI; and 12 grandchildren. In accordance with his wishes, Cremation has taken place. A private Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Lashley Funeral Home, Mio, MI.Published in Daily Tribune on Nov. 22, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 4 "Carol we are so sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayers..." "Carol and Family, Earl and I are so sorry for your loss. May..." "May the "God of all comfort" help heal your hearts during..."- The Powells"While we were only recently reacquainted during the ARMES..." Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Ruben Armes Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Ruben Armes Add a photo +