Rosary for Margarita Ruiz, 80 of Tahoka will be on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 7 PM at Calvillo Funeral Home Chapel in Tahoka. Funeral mass will be Thursday, October 19, 2017, 2 PM at St. Jude Catholic Church in Tahoka with Father John Stephens Rathinam officiating. Arrangements were made under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home and Chapel.
Ms. Ruiz passed away on Monday, October 16, 2017. She was born on March 23, 1937 in Cotulla, TX to the late Jose Lara and Juanita Sobrevillo. She spent her happiest days playing bingo, dancing and being with her family. What her family will remember most about Margarita is that she was always there to lend a helping hand to those who needed it.
Survivors include her son Adam Montes of Tahoka; daughters Carlina Vela of Cotulla, Linda Gonzales of Tahoka and Cecilia Martinez (Toribio Montes III) of Tahoka. Brothers Jose Lara Jr. of North Dakota, and Arturo Lara of Cotulla; Sisters Antonia Lozano of Oregon, Adelita Perez of Tahoka, Maria Lara of Houston; Eight grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren, one great great grandchild.