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Rest in Peace, Richard Benbaruj

Posted June 30, 2012

RichardBenbarujWe are very sad to share with you the news that the search to find Richard Benbaruj has ended – his body has been found.

We appreciate all the efforts that have been made by community members across BC and especially in Vancouver to look for Richard.

Richard had been a member of ACT’s Advisory Council since our formation and was well known as an event volunteer. Those of us who have known Richard for many years first as a member of the Autism Society of B.C. and more recently with ACT will miss him greatly for his kindness and generosity of spirit.

We extend our condolences to his family.

Funeral Service
The funeral for Richard Benbaruj was will be held Wednesday, June 6 in Surrey at the Schara Tzedek Surrey Cemetery at 16656 – 60th Avenue.

Thank you to those who attended his memorial.