Mrs. Soila RuizJuly 11, 1933 ~ September 25, 2017 (age 84)
Mrs. Soila "Momo" Ruiz, 84, passed away on September 25, 2017. She was born on July 11, 1933 in Runge, Texas to Magdaleno and Rosenda Torres. She married Juan Ruiz in Charco, Texas.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; two sons, Magdaleno Ruiz and Reyes Ruiz; son in law, Harold Guerra; two grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Survivors include four sons, Noe (Mary) Ruiz of Pettus, Manuel (Belinda) Ruiz of Corpus Christi, Florentino (Irene) Ruiz of Beeville and Frank (Patricia) Ruiz of Beeville; seven daughters, Janie (Joe) Garcia of Corpus Christi, Dora (Carlos) Gonzales of Pettus, Clara Ruiz of Pettus, Guadalupe (Pablo) Zapata of Houston, Lola Arrisola of Pettus, Miquela Guerra of Tuleta and Anita (J.D.) Carrillo of Pettus;44 grandchildren and 68 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren.
A rosary will held on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 7:00pm at Trevino Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 10:00am at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father Richard Gonzales officiating. Burial will follow in the Runge Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be her grandchildren Joshua Ruiz, Ricardo Zamora, Ricardo Arrisola, John Cantu, Destiny Carrillo and Tony Garcia.
Honorary pallbearers will be Eric Zamora, Austin Carrillo, Juan Ruiz, Jacob Esparza and Rudy Maldonado, Albert Garcia, Epi Cantu, Matthew Carrillo,Joseph Ruiz, Austin Vangunda, Isaiah Ruiz,Frank Ruiz and Shawn Ruiz.