Thomas Ray ""Tom"" Ruiz

Ruiz, Thomas Ray "Tom"
33, of Phoenix AZ passed away on November 13, 2012. Tom Ruiz, Beloved Son, Brother, Nephew, Cousin, and Friend, Our Hearts are saddened at your sudden passing. For whatever reason, our time with you on earth was shortened, but we are so blessed that the Lord was gracious to allow us that time with you. We love you very much and are so proud of the person you were; the way you watched over us and protected us. We will always cherish every moment with you and now release you to fly with eagle's wings. We know that you are now set free and stand in the Loving embrace of our Lord Jesus Christ. We will miss you but never forget you. May you rest in peace. Tom is survived by his Mother, Cynthia Castro (David), Sister, Desiree Taddei (Miguel), Brother, Adam Taddei, Step-Father Andrew Taddei (Sara), many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Visitation will be 10a.m. with Rosary at 10:30 a.m. and Mass at 11a.m on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church 1421 S. 12th St. Phoenix AZ. Interment to follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery, 2033 N. 48th St. Phoenix AZ

Published in The Arizona Republic on Nov. 21, 2012