Fernando Ruiz, Sr.

Fernando Ruiz, Sr.

Fernando Bueno Ruiz, Sr., sixty-four, passed away Sunday, January 1, 2017 at home in Texas City, Texas. Fernando was born in Alice, Texas on February 16, 1952, the son of Felipe & Sofia Ruiz. Fernando was a hardworking, caretaker, heart of the family and was a father of eight children. He was an inspiration to many and will be missed dearly.

Fernando is preceded in death by his wife, Yolanda Ruiz of San Diego Texas; father, Felipe Ruiz of Railitos Texas and mother, Sofia Ruiz of San Diego Texas.

Survivors include his children, Rosario Ruiz, Ricardo Ruiz and wife Angie, Fernando Ruiz, Rebecca Ruiz-Harris and husband Jerome, Roel Ruiz, Augustine Ruiz and wife Jessica, Fernando Ruiz Jr; twenty-eight grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.

            Guests are invited to share in the Celebration of Life Visitation for Fernando from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m., with 3:00 p.m. Funeral Services to follow on Monday, January 9th, 2017 at Carnes Funeral Home – Texas City, 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, Texas 77591.