|Birth: ||Feb. 1, 1925|
|Death: ||Feb. 11, 2011|
Frank O. Ruiz, 86, of Thermal, Calif., passed away February 11, 2011 in Thermal. He was born February 1, 1925 to Jesus and Julia Ruiz in Hilltop, Ariz.
He married Mary Lopez on August 3, 1971 in Riverside, Calif. He was self employed in the trucking business. He served in the U.S. Army from July 1944 to January 1946 as a Private.
He is survived by his daughter, Mercedes Vasquez of Thermal; son, Ruben Vasquez of Indio, Calif.; sisters, Rita Hahn of Thousand Palms, Calif., and Oribia Barron of Thermal; brother, Chon Ruiz of Indio; 12 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary L. Ruiz; brother, Larry Ruiz; sister, Cruz Ruiz; sons, Arthur E. and Alfred R. Vasquez; and great-granddaughters, Kelsey Watson and Angelica Fuentes.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 16, 2011 from 5:00 to 9:00 PM with a Rosary at 7:00 PM in the Indio Chapel of Forest Lawn. A funeral service will be held Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 8:30 AM at Our Lady of Perpetual Help with interment to follow at Coachella Valley Cemetery. Forest Lawn Memorial-Parks & Mortuaries.
Published in The Desert Sun on February 16, 2011
Mary M Ruiz (1928 - 2000)*
Coachella Valley Public Cemetery
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Record added: Jul 23, 2011
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