JANESVILLE -- Christopher Rabuck, 37, of Janesville, well known in local social media groups for his devotion to Riverside Park and Janesville, was killed Nov. 10, 2016 when a vehicle careened through the park and struck him.
Police have arrested Michael A. Perry, 71, on charges of homicide by intoxicated use of a motor vehicle and operating while intoxicated.
Police were called to Janesville’s Riverside Park at 1:07 p.m. Thursday for a report of a pickup truck that struck another vehicle, a pedestrian and a power pole.
A memorial gathering to remember Rabuck is planned for 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 at Riverside Park.
Read the invitation HERE.
"Honoring Christopher Rabuck: Community Unity- Saturday, November 12th at 10am the community is invited to meet at the Riverside Park artesian well to place flowers, share memories and honor a wonderful member of our community.
"Feel free to also stop at your own convenience if that time and date does not work for you.
Rabuck was active in the Facebook group "Growing up in Janesville," and tributes began pouring in as word of his death spread.
Read them HERE.