Estella O. Ruiz of Uvalde passed away on November 5, 2018 at Uvalde Memorial Hospital at the age of 61. She was born on July 28, 1957 in Uvalde to Jose Maria and Gregoria (Ovalle) Ruiz.
She is survived by her sisters, Lucy Olvedo and husband, Richard and Josie Zamora and husband, Juan all of Uvalde; nieces Stacy Zamora, Sofia Zamora, nephews; Juan Luis Zamora and Carlos Zamora all of Uvalde; uncles, Antonio Ovalle and wife, Rosa of Uvalde and Max Ovalle and wife, Maria of Houston; special friends, Peggy Luna, Laura Obregon and Danna Binder; provider, Frances Ramirez and numerous cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Antonio Luna, Tony Ovalle, Diego Ovalle, Joe Ovalle, Carlos Ovalle and Carlos Zamora. Honorary pallbearers will be Alamo Ambulance Staff.
I am saddened to hear about Estella's passing. She was such a sweet, sweet person. I'm sure that God has welcomed her with open arms. She will be missed. My deepest condolences to the entire family. May god bless and comfort you all.
Eva RamosSan Antonio, TX
Estella was a beautiful and wonderful person, that I had the pleasure of knowing at Anthon.
Kathie CarrUvalde, TX
We just read about Estella's passing on Facebook. Our hearts hurt so much at the loss for all of us who loved her, but heaven is a little bit sweeter now because of her presence. She had such a sweet spirit and was such an encourager! Praying for all of the family.
Mike and Susan KellettWest Monroe, LA
May God welcome you home with open arms. You will be missed. Thank you for touching my life with your positive attitude amd Christian spirit.
Nora PollardUvalde, TX
Sending condolences and prayers for her soul and for peace and comfort in the broken hearts she left behind.
Raquel HernandezUvalde, TX
Prayers for all her family and many friends. She was one of the most wonderful people I have ever known. She made everyone feel special.
Patty BishopUtopia, TX
I am deeply saddened by the loss of our beloved “princess.” Her spirit departs from this earth, but she will live on in our hearts and minds. Heaven has gained an angel. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.
My most sincere condolences to all the family. My God fill your hearts with lots of love and peace. Estella will be miss but her laughter will always be remembered! My she Rest IN PEACE
Yolanda E. FloresUvalde, TX
My condolences to the family I got to know Estella when she worked for Sacred Heart Ccd. She was always making me laugh and was a dear friend may she rest in peace
Ana M GomezUvalde, TX
You will be missed. Your laughter and kindness will never be forgotten.
Olga OjedaModesto, CA
my sincere condolences to the family god bless you. your friend Rolando Ramos
rolando i. ramosuvalde, TX