Genevieve Ruiz, loving wife, mother, grandmother (Mima) and great-grandmother passed away July 3rd at the age of 75. She was born in San Bernardino and moved to Colton after marrying her husband of almost 54 years Faustino. She worked for Patton State Hospital and for the Colton School District for over 20 years.
She is survived by her husband Faustino Ruiz, daughters Sharon Castillo (Carlos), Julie Rossano (Mike) and son Stephen Ruiz, her three grandsons Michael Rossano (Melissa), Mario Ruiz, Matthew Rossano and granddaughter Stephanie Rossano and her one great-grandson Derek Rossano. She is also survived by her sister Rachel Torres (Ray) and brothers George Gomez (Katie), Joe Gomez (MaryAnn) and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
On Wed., July 9 at 10am a celebration of life, Rosary at 10:30, Mass at 11 at San Salvador Catholic Church in Colton. Burial following mass at Hermosa Cemetary