Estella O. Ruiz
Estella O. Ruiz, 61, of Uvalde died on Nov. 5, 2018, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital.
She was born on July 28, 1957, in Uvalde to Gregoria (Ovalle) and Jose Maria Ruiz.
Ruiz is survived by two sisters, Lucy Olvedo and husband, Richard, and Josie Zamora and husband, Juan, all of Uvalde; two nieces, Stacy Zamora and Sofia Zamora; and two nephews, Juan Luis Zamora and Carlos Zamora; two uncles, Antonio Ovalle and wife, Rosa, all of Uvalde, and Max Ovalle and wife, Maria, of Houston; friends, Peggy Luna and Laura Obregon, both of Uvalde, and Danna Binder of New Braunfels; healthcare provider, Frances Ramirez of Uvalde; and numerous cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A funeral service was held yesterday at 10:30 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, followed by interment at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Antonio Luna, Tony Ovalle, Diego Ovalle, Joe Ovalle, Carlos Ovalle and Carlos Zamora.
Honorary pallbearers were Alamo Area Ambulance Staff.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com