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James H. Ruby

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“I just heard of the passing of Jimmy the Peddler. I am now 56 and I started buying tools from him in 1979. He would always walk in with a smile and...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Kevin Wilson - Metamora, MI

“The entire crew at Great Lakes Auto were very sad to hear of Jimmy's tragic passing. One of our guys had been buying tools from him since 1976. He...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Joe Oberlee - Waterford, MI

“I've known James since 1986 . Bought some of my first tools of my trade from him while working at Michigan Collision Experts. He has serviced us at...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Michael Papoulias - Taylor, MI

“So, very sorry to hear of the death of my friend Jimmy. It was always a pleasure to have him visit, and share his stories, and I usually bought a...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: John Monks - Belleville, MI

“What a tragic loss. The world has lost a gem. You will be sorely missed my friend. On behalf of the Forest family and the crew at Riverside Spine &...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Aaron Forest - Marine City, MI

“Jimmy (as i called him) was a great guy. He has been cumming into my fathers shop, now my shop sense i can remember. Never saw him in a bad mood! I...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Lloyd & Janice Geroux - Brighton, MI

7 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

8 of 10 | Posted by: Pat Thomas - friend

“Jim is going to be greatly missed. The last of the old world peddlers. Carl and all the guy's at Jims Dearborn Auto Repair ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Carl Baehr - Dearborn, MI

“Our Deepest Sympathy ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Mike & Lynn Gazo - MI - Friend

James passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016.

James was a resident of Royal Oak, Michigan.

The Funeral will be held at IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL on Tuesday 29 November 2016.