Fernando Ruiz, 53, died on August 4, 2021. He was born on March 24, 1968 to Salome and Elvira Ruiz.
He is preceded in death by his mother.
Ruiz is survived by his father Salome Ruiz, children Fernando Ruiz II, Danelli M. Ruiz, Amanda Rios, Blanca Rios, Carla Rios, Damian Ortiz, and Nathaniel Ortiz, siblings Juan Eugenio (Sylvia) Ruiz, Oralia (Freddy) Gonzalez, Salome Ruiz Jr., Criselda (Fernando) Gonzalez, Jesse (Laura) Ruiz, and Rachel (Michael) Pena, life partner Rachel Rodriguez and mother to his daughter Matilda Z. Rios. He is also survived by numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Pallbearers are Salome Ruiz Jr., Jesse Ruiz, Fernando Ruiz II, Fernando Gonzalez Jr., Andrew Gonzalez, Dion Ward, Damian Ortiz and Octavio Gonzalez.
Visitation will be held on Friday, August 13 at Peters Funeral Home from 8 to 11 a.m. Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 13 at 11 a.m. at Peters Funeral Home. Interment will follow at the Cotulla East Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Peters Funeral Home, Cotulla.