Rupert was raised in a Christian home and committed himself to Christ in 1976 when he was 30. He was born in Trinidad and moved to Windsor, Ontario Canada in 1978. Rupert worked as a press operator for a machine shape until he retired in 2010. He is married Diana and together they have four girls.
Rupert has been attending the Devonwood Community Church for more than 12 years.
He spends most of his time maintaining things. “When I see something that needs to be done,” he said, “I just do it.” Rupert enjoy electrical and pluming as hobbies and keeps himself busy doing fixing things and learning to fix more things.