Ruben M. Burrola

Ruben M. Burrola, 81 OCEANSIDE -- Ruben M. Burrola passed away at home Thursday, July 16, 2009, surrounded by his family. He was born Dec. 3, 1927, to Luciano and Esther Burrola. He was raised in Delicias, Chihuahua, Mexico before bringing his family to Southern California. His careers in California included long stints at Brown Jordan, Lockheed and as a business owner of Aloha Printing. Ruben was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Guadalupe. He is survived by his brother, Leopoldo and his wife, Sofia; six children and nine grandchildren. His children include Ruben Jr., his wife Karen, and their three daughters, Amy, Rebecca and Megan; Victor, his wife Ellen, and their children, Scott, Nicolas and Kaitlyn; Maria and her husband Konrad; Blanca and her husband Joe, and her son, Christopher; Alex; George and his wife, Christine and their two children, Chiara and Luciano. A viewing was held on July 22, at Berry-Bell & Hall Mortuary in Fallbrook. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, July 23, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Vista. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ruben Burrola's name to the Boys and Girls Club of San Marcos. Sign the Guest Book online

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Berry-Bell & Hall Fallbrook Mortuary, Inc. - Fallbrook - FD- 828
333 N. Vine St.  Fallbrook, CA 92028
(760) 728-1689

Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on July 23, 2009