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1936 Tomacita 2020

Tomacita Ruiz

February 11, 1936 — October 3, 2020

Viewing and visitation for Tomacita Ruiz, 84 of Lubbock will be from 10:00 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at Calvillo Funeral Chapel. Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m.  Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at Calvillo Funeral Chapel with Elder Elias Ruiz officiating. Burial will follow in Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home.

Mrs. Ruiz was called to be with the Lord, Saturday, October 3, 2020. She was born on February 11, 1936 in Anson, Texas to the late Martin Trevino (1983) and Tomasa Sanchez (1959). In September of 1957, Tomacita married Domingo Ruiz in Lubbock, Texas. He preceded her in death on July 21, 2004.  She retired from Lubbock Independent School District after working for many years. She was a faithful servant of Jehovah and witnessed until her passing. She loved sewing, garage sales, and going to the flea market. Tomacita was an individual woman and very organized.  She will be missed by everyone who knew and loved her.

Survivors include her son; Roberto Ruiz and wife Marina of San Antonio; two grandsons; David Ruiz and Robert Ruiz Jr. of San Antonio; one granddaughter, Yvonne Ruiz of Lubbock; two great grandchildren

According to local and state guidelines, facemasks will be required at all times during visitation and funeral services. Temperatures will be taken upon entering funeral home

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, October 6, 2020

10:00am - 7:00 pm (Central time)

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Farewell Ceremony

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

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