MISSION – Rene Ruiz, 54, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2014, at Mission Regional Medical Center.
Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Marisol Ruiz of Mission; son, Marco Amos Ruiz of Mission; parents, Lucas and Emma Ruiz; sisters, Palmira Carrier and Diana Garcia; brothers, Mario Ruiz, Jose Ruiz and Lucas Ruiz, Jr.; and two grandsons.
He was preceded in death by his siblings, Pedro Ruiz, Wanda Amanda Ruiz and Armando Ruiz.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 28, from 1 to 9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. rosary at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. A funeral mass will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 29, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Madero. Burial will follow at Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery in McAllen.