Ruben Fuentes, 55, entered eternal rest on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen. He was born on Wednesday, November 14, 1962 in Edinburg, Texas to Reymundo Fuentes and Andrea Jimenez. He is preceded in death by his two Shih tzus; "Babe" and "Simon".
Left to cherish his memories are his parents; Willie Santos and Andrea "A.J" Jimenez, brother; Rey "B.B" Fuentes, sisters; Imelda (Manuel) Ambriz, Ida Marie Fuentes, and Natasha Hardy, 4 - nieces, 6 - nephews and his shih tzus; "Rags", "Henry" and "Lucy".
Ruben lived in Edinburg all of his life and enjoyed collecting and selling antiques, gardening and was a "Card Shark" when playing any type of cards. He was an amazing man who loved his family and all his dogs.
His family will receive friends today, Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. with a Rosary to be prayed at 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Peace at Ceballos-Diaz Funeral Home, 322 East Kuhn Street in Edinburg. Catholic Mass will be held on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 501 East Kuhn Street in Edinburg. Catholic burial will follow to Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery, 1701 East Richardson Road in Edinburg. Having the distinguished honor to serve as pallbearers will be: Rey "B.B" Fuentes, Little Rey Fuentes, Manuel Ambriz, Javier Munoz, Samuel Munoz and Matias D. Ramirez. Funeral services have been entrusted to Johnny Garcia, Manager and Staff of Ceballos-Diaz Funeral Home in Edinburg.