Rose Marie Ruiz Castilleja was born on December 1, 1953 to George and Josephine L. Ruiz of Hearne, and she remained in Hearne until she passed away on January 30, 2023.
Her husband of 49 years, Uvaldo (Rudy) Castilleja of Hearne.
Sons: Michael Castilleja and his wife O’Breka of Bryan, David Castilleja of College Station
Alfonso (Ponch) Castilleja and his fiancé Savannah Castilleja of Cameron.
Daughters: Theresa Castilleja of Hearne, Christina Castilleja of Hearne.
Her Brothers: John D. Ruiz and his wife Anna Ruiz of Bryan, Stephen J. Ruiz and his wife Diana Ruiz of Hearne.
Her Sisters: Martha Ruiz Castilleja of Hearne, Mary Ruiz Cortez of Hearne and Georgia Ruiz Jutson and her husband Ronnie Jutson and her special sister in law, Emilia Ruiz of Round Rock
17 grandkids, 21 great grand kids with one on the way, and many special friends.
She is preceded in death by:
Her parents, George and Josephine L. Ruiz
Her brothers, Jimmy Ruiz of Lubbock and Jimmy G. Ruiz of North Zulch
Brother in law: Alfonso Castilleja Jr., and Johnny Cortez