Local immigration activist Rubén Castilla Herrera dies unexpectedly

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Many across Central Ohio are mourning immigration activist Rubén Castilla Herrera, who died unexpectedly over the weekend. 

Rubén’s partner posted on his Facebook page that he had unexpectedly died Saturday night. 

“We know Rubén was connected to so many of you, and he had love and gratitude for each one of you,” the post reads.   

Rubén leaves behind his partner Nick and four children. 

His family says over the next few days they will give more information on plans to honor and remember Rubén. 

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