|Birth: ||Dec. 29, 1929|
|Death: ||Aug. 14, 2007|
From THE SWEETWATER (TX) REPORTER (8/16/07):
MANUELA RUIZ FIGUEROA
Funeral services for Manuela Ruiz Figueroa, 77, of Lubbock, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, August 17, 2007, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church with Father Martin Pina officiating. Rosary will be on Thursday, August 16, 2007, at 7 p.m. at Guajardo Funeral Chapels.
Burial will be a Peaceful Gardens Cemetery under the direction of Guajardo Funeral Chapels.
Manuela was born to Esquipula and Rosita Ruiz on Dec. 29, 1929, in Fabens, Texas. She entered her journey to Heaven on Tuesday, August 14, 2007 in Abielne, TX. She was surrounded by her family and all those who loved her.
She is preceded in death by her loving parents, son Joe Figueroa and daughter Rosa Anguiano.
Manuela was a devoted Catholic who loved taking care of her family and tending to her garden.
She is survived by her beloved husband, Adolfo Figueroa, Sr., whom she married on April 12, 1946; her loving children, Manuel Figueroa & wife Mary of Sweetwater; Raul Figueroa of Abilene; Lupe Figueroa & wife Mary of Dallas; Adolfo Figueroa, Jr. & wife Ann of Austin; Anita Mendoza and husband Gerardo of Lubbock; and Juanita Gomez of Grand Prairie; and one brother, Lorenzo Ruiz & wife Aurora of Sweetwater. She was also blessed to have 19 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Arthur Anguiano, Jr., Adrian Figueroa, Adolpho Figueroa III, David Figueroa, Steven Figueroa and Joey Gomez.
Honorary pallbearers will be Arthur Anguiano, Sr., Tony Arellano, Isaac Esqueda, Lupe Figueroa, Jr., Joe Figueroa, Matthew Figueroa, Ismael Lopez, Ralph Lopez, Steven Medina, Jr., Gerardo Mendoza and Danny Williams.
Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park
Created by: Janie Healer Davis
Record added: Aug 16, 2007
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