Jesus “Jesse” M. Ruiz, age 86, passed away on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 in San Antonio. He was born in Alice, Texas to parents, Mucio and Dionicia Ruiz. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Gregorio G. Ruiz, Santiago D. Ruiz, and Jose D. Ruiz; sister, Cruz R. Silguero.
Jesse is survived by his wife of 63 years, Josie G. Ruiz; son, Rene D. Ruiz and spouse Benjamin Ruiz; daughter, Cynthia A. Hayford and husband Tim Hayford; grandchildren, Corey, Abbey, Brandon and wife, Jennifer; great-grandson, Samuel; sister, Leslie Alaniz; numerous nieces and nephews. Jesse retired from Kelly Air Force Base after 37 years of service.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m., Monday, August 11, 2014 at Porter Loring Mortuary North.
MONDAY, AUGUST 11, 2014
PORTER LORING NORTH CHAPEL
TUESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2014
ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI CATHOLIC CHURCH
Interment will follow in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.