A rosary for Ruben “Wedo” Flores, 69 of Lubbock will be held today at 7 p.m. in Calvillo Funeral Home Chapel. His services will be Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 11:30 a.m., in Calvillo Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. Rex Boyles officiating. Burial will follow immediately in Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home & Chapel.
Mr. Flores passed away Friday, October 9, 2015 in Lubbock. He was born to the late Jesus and Esperanza Flores on June 1, 1946 in Brownsville. He married Frances Guzman on March 17, 1973 in Slaton. He worked as a farming migrant worker for many years. A man of many trades he also enjoyed working on and racing cars. He was a true Dallas Cowboys fan and loved spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers Jose Flores and Efrain Flores; and a sister Magdalena Vasquez.
Survivors include his wife Frances Flores of Lubbock; Four Daughters Ruby Coin of Lubbock, Esperanza Flores of Lubbock, Victoria Reeves of Lubbock and Rebecca Flores of Lubbock; Five brothers Jesus Flores of Slaton, Esmeregildo “Milo” Flores of Lubbock, Lupe Flores of Brownsville, George Flores of Lubbock, Rene Flores of Brownsville; Six sisters Yolanda Gonzalez of Slaton, Jovita Ayala of Houston, Rosa Torres of Brownsville, Felicitas Portillo of Lubbock, Rachel Garza of Houston and Elida Ramos of Brownsville; Nine grandchildren and one great granddaugther .