Felix C. Ruiz
Felix C. Ruiz born on April 27, 1936 passed away from Alzheimer at home on April 20, 2017, at the age of 80, surrounded by his loving family. He was beloved husband of Joy B. Ruiz for 40 years. Loving father of Debra La Pierre (Bruce), Daddy’s Princess Rosalie Nastasi (Kenneth), Phyllis Jackson, Cecil Ruiz (Debbie), Richard Ruiz (Rhonda) and the late Barbara Noel (Roy) and Felix Ruiz (Laura). Stepfather of David Rushing and Suzanne Singh (Satya). Son of the late Felix and Eola Mohr (John). Son-in-law of the late Anderson Boudoin (Melva). Brother of Nathalie Pullens (Jerry), Aleasia Wust (Alan), and the late Vincent (Sandra), Ronnie, Tommy, and Eola “Doll” Boudoin (Andy). Also survived by 20 grandchildren and one late grandson Adam, and 44 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Special thanks to care givers and Canon Hospice. He was a lifelong resident of St. Bernard Parish. Felix had a sense of humor, known for all his jokes, loved motorcycles, camping and his dogs Scooby Doo and Jackie. Relative, friends and employees of Boilermakers Local #37 attended the services held at Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Violet, LA, on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Interment: St Bernard Memorial Gardens.