Ruben Arguelles was born January 20 1959, in Hidalgo, Texas. Ruben passed away peacefully surrounded by his family and friends by his side, on October 20th 2019.
Ruben was a Chicano pioneer in Oregon, establishing along with his family and close friends, one of the first all Hispanic Softball teams in the Hillsboro area called The Bandits (Los Bandidos). After having children "Coach Ruben" devoted his time to his kids and other children in the Aloha area becoming a Pop Warner football coach, baseball coach and helping on any other sport teams he could for the youth of Aloha for over 10 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents Juan and Teresa Arguelles, and brother Rafael. He leaves behind his children, Amie (Joshua) Mitchell Fla., Aaron (Noemi) of Arguelles Ariz., Kevin and Scott Arguelles both of Aloha; 12 siblings, Juan Jr., Tina, Josefina, Jose, Jorge, Joel, Jaime, Alejandro, Olga, Roberto, Gladys, Omar and 11 grandchildren. Services provided by Springer and Son, Aloha.