A memorial service for Ruben Ruiz Sr., of Roswell will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, July 13, 2012, at the Anderson–Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Savino Sanchez officiating from Church on the Move.
Ruben Ruiz Sr., passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 8, 2012 at the age of 54. He was born on May 11, 1958 in Santa Barbara, Chihuahua, Mexico to Emma (Rodriguez) Carrillo and raised by her and his step-father Chris Carrillo. Ruben worked hard providing for his family by working as a plumber’s helper. He was extremely proud of his children, Ruben Ruiz Jr., Deanna Ruiz, Johnny Sambrano and Cassandra Carrillo. Ruben was a kind and loving father to his beloved children. A family man, Ruben loved his parents and siblings greatly. He will be dearly missed.
Ruben was preceded in death by brother Gerardo Ruiz; sister Georgina Ruiz; grandson Christopher Carrillo; and special friend Frances Horton.
Those left to cherish Ruben’s memory are children, Ruben Ruiz Jr. (Arcelia), Deanna Ruiz, Johnny Sambrano (Melissa) and Cassandra Carrillo (Frank), all of Roswell; parents, Emma and Chris Carrillo of Roswell; twin brother Renee Carrillo of Roswell; brothers, George Carrillo (Bertha) of Midland, Texas, and Chris Carrillo (Laura) of Roswell; sisters, Hilda Ramirez (Eloy) of Roswell, Griselda Carlos of Roswell, Christina Vazquez (Lalo) of Roswell and Ofelia Johnson (Steven) of Cleveland, Ohio; grandchildren, Miley and Freddy Prudencio, Ruben III, Anessa, Antoinette and Arthur Ruiz, Frankie, Jonathan, J.J., Baby Ally, Kristina, Johnny Jr., Angelina, and Jeremy Carrillo and Samantha Sambrano; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories in the online register book at andersonbethany.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson–Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.