Naomi Ellen "Dede" Rubin
It is with sadness that we relay the news of the death of Naomi Ellen "Dede" Rubin. Mrs. Rubin, the St. Jean Baptiste High School guidance counselor from 1980 to 1986, died peacefully on July 29 at the age of 90. She was an admired educator, school psychologist, master bridge player, avid tennis player and golfer, lover of literature, theater, worldwide travel and a member of the Democratic party. Dede is survived by her adoring husband of 65 years, Fred; her cherished children, Pamela, Peter and Tom; their devoted spouses, Jon, Lara and Nina; her beloved grandchildren, Jake, Harry, Nicholas, Sophia, Katharine, Acadia, Robert and Chloe; her revered sister, for whom she was a role model, Barbaralee, and her husband, Carl; and many loving cousins.