Ricardo Dominguez Valdez 64, resident of Tucson, AZ passed away February 19, 2013. Born November 30, 1947 to Merejildo and Benustina Valdez in Loving, NM he graduated from Carlsbad HS in 1966. He joined the Army
and was a veteran of the Vietnam War
. He worked at Duval and San Manuel mines, received a BS in Business from U of A in 1985; at the time of his death he was self-employed. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Manuel. He is survived by wife, Sherry of 42 years; sons, Richard (Patricia), James (Dawn) and Michael (Valerie); brothers, Frank, Joe and Jesus Valdez and sister, Cindy Gomez, plus many loving family members. He was a very loving "Pa" to his grandchildren, Richard, Bryann, Elisa, Merejildo, Nizhone and Kai. He was loved and will be missed greatly. Family Visitation will be held at 9:00 a.m., Public Visitation at 10:00 a.m. and Services at 11:00 a.m. at BRING'S MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 236 S. Scott Ave. on Tuesday, February 26, 2013.