Omar Ruiz, 33, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 23, 2013, in McAllen, Texas.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Felix Perez Sr., Bertha H. Perez and Guadalupe A Ruiz Sr.; aunt, Marcela Perez; and uncle, Manuel T. Perez Sr.

He is survived by his loving wife, Veronica Baez de Ruiz; his daughter, Mia Sarahi Ruiz; parents, Guadalupe G. Ruiz and Susana Ruiz; brothers, Sergio (Rebecca) Ruiz and Orlando (Vanessa) Ruiz.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, March 26, 2013, with a rosary at 7 p.m. at Funeraria Del Angel Buena Vista.

Chapel service will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2013. All services will conclude after chapel service. As per his wishes cremation will follow.

In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations. Contacts for account information are Orlando Ruiz and Vanessa Ruiz.

You may view the obituary, sign the guestbook and send condolences online to Omar Ruiz's family at or

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Funeraria Del Angel Buena Vista, cemeteries, mausoleums and crematory, 125 McDavitt Blvd., Brownsville, Texas 78521 (956) 541-5400. Dignity Memorial Provider.

Funeral Home

Funeraria del Angel Buena Vista
125 Mcdavitt Blvd Brownsville, TX 78521
(956) 541-5400

Published in Brownsville Herald on Mar. 26, 2013