Ruben A. Gonzalez

June 24, 1975

July 5, 2012

On July 5, 2012, at the young age of 37, Ruben A. Gonzalez was called home to his heavenly rest. Ruben was born in Dallas on June 24, 1975.

Ruben is survived by his loving wife, Gaby; sons, Ruben Jr., Raymond and Ryan; his parents, Ruben and Blanca Gonzalez; his sister, Xochil Ibarra; brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law; and many nieces and nephews.

He had a wonderful life with a large family and many friends. Ruben enjoyed playing baseball and softball. He was a man who showed his passion and love in whatever he did. His happiness always brought joy to everyone around him. He served his country in time of need. This remarkable man was a friend to all, stranger to none and will be truly missed by those whose lives he touched. His legacy of faithfulness, courage and integrity continues on in those who loved him.

Staff Sergeant Ruben Gonzalez served in the military for several years and two tours to Iraq, did some training in Egypt and much more.

Services military honors are set for 12:30 p.m. Friday, July 13, 2012, at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery.