Rueben attended Prairie Bible Institute in Alberta, Canada for two years. After completion of bible school, he joined Operation Mobilization and was a missionary in India for a year. He was a member of Live, Love and Laugh Fellowship Church in Goodyear, Ariz. He loved his career as a timber cutter; he loved being in the outdoors and enjoying the beauty of nature.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Gausnell; step-daughter, Kristina Tharp; son, Adam Gausnell; sisters, Diane Simon, Chris Gross and Gail Colemon; brother, Ronnie Gausnell; and three grandchildren, Brandon, Bryan and Alex.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6 at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Rd, Goodyear, Ariz. Condolences can be sent to thompsonfuneralchapel.com.