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Roland Anthony Ruiz

January 5, 1937 - February 10, 2013
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Roland Anthony Ruiz, age 76, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, February 10, 2013. Mr. Ruiz was a native and lifelong resident of the New Orleans area. Beloved husband of Marina Dominguez Ruiz for 52 years. Father of Craig Joseph Ruiz (fiancée, Danna Jacob), Stephanie Ruiz Mitchell (Leroy) and the late Eric Anthony Ruiz (surviving wife, Peggy). Grandfather of Erica, Alexis and Eric Ruiz. Great grandfather of Blaze Durham and Isabella Ruiz. Brother of Gisele Ruiz Goldstein (Jerry). Son of the late Roland and Miriam Malouse Ruiz. Brother-in-law of Ella Quin (the late Claude), Stella Rogers (the late Kenneth), Earnestine Bird...
Roland Anthony Ruiz, age 76, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, February 10, 2013. Mr. Ruiz was a native and lifelong resident of the New Orleans area. Beloved husband of Marina Dominguez Ruiz for 52 years. Father of Craig Joseph Ruiz (fiancée, Danna Jacob), Stephanie Ruiz Mitchell (Leroy) and the late Eric Anthony Ruiz (surviving wife, Peggy). Grandfather of Erica, Alexis and Eric Ruiz. Great grandfather of Blaze Durham and Isabella Ruiz. Brother of Gisele Ruiz Goldstein (Jerry). Son of the late Roland and Miriam Malouse Ruiz. Brother-in-law of Ella Quin (the late Claude), Stella Rogers (the late Kenneth), Earnestine Bird (the late Bobby), Melrose Lobrono (the late Mex), Diane Baldwin (the late Charles), Robert Dominguez (JoAnn) and the late Joseph "Pappy" Dominguez, Ernest Dominguez (the late Ann), Louis Dominguez (the late Gerry), Florence Kelley (surviving husband, Lee) and Josephine "Josie" Dominguez. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Mr. Ruiz graduated from St. Aloysius High School, attended Loyola University and served in the U.S. Air Force Reserve. He was a very devout Catholic and was a parishioner of Christ the King Church. Mr. Ruiz was a very loving and generous person. He had a great sense of humor and knew how to make everyone laugh. He will be missed most for his wit and delicious New Orleans Cooking. Mr. Ruiz's family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Lawrence Levy, Dr. Arshed Malik and Dr. George Catinis for their wonderful care and compassion. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 4747 Veterans Blvd., near Clearview Pkwy., in Metairie, LA on Saturday morning, February 16, 2013 beginning at 9:00 AM with a Funeral Mass to follow at 11:00 AM in Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home's chapel. Interment will be in Lake Lawn Mausoleum. The online guestbook is available at www.leitzeaganfuneralhome.com.

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