Ruby Duarte

Ruby Quinones Duarte (Refugia Quinones)

Monday, July 4th, 1932 - Wednesday, April 1st, 2020
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Ruby Quinones Duarte, 87, of Waco, peacefully passed away at her home surrounded by her family. Ruby was born July 4, 1932 in Waco, TX, to Bentura Quinones, Sr. and Vicenta Gutierrez Quinones. She married Santos V. Duarte, Sr.

Ruby was preceded in death by her parents, husband; sons, Joe Torres , Sr., Santos V. Duarte , Jr. and Jimmy Duarte ; brothers, Saloman Quinones, Saba Quinones, Bentura Quinones, Jr., and Andres Quinones; sisters, Mary Quinones and Ophelia Ochoa.

She is survived by her sons, Rickey Quinones, Vincent Duarte, Rudy Duarte all of Waco , TX, and David Duarte of Dallas , TX; sisters, Susan Guerrero and husband Frank of Denver City, TX, Andrea (Nena) Quinones of Waco , TX, and Nicanora Mayorga and husband Frank of Dallas , TX; brothers, Frank Quinones of Waco , TX, and Roman Quinones and wife Elvira of Dallas , TX; grandchildren, Joe Torres, Jr. and wife Teresa, Armando Torres and wife Alicia, Laura Torres and husband Terry, Princess Torres and husband Lamar all of Waco , TX; La Tassha Duarte , Mathias Duarte both of Louisville, KY; sister-in- law Francis V. Quinones of Waco, TX; along with many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

At the family's request, a private service for the immediate family only, will be held on April 7, 2020 at Oakwood Cemetery Waco, TX

The family would like to thank all the staff of Interim HEALTHCARE Home Care and Hospice, Pecan Grove Funeral Home, and Oakwood Cemetery for all there kindness and help during these grief stricken days.

Mommy, you are now in a much better place. You will surely and deeply be missed, and may you Rest in Peace. Loved by all your family.
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    Tuesday, April 7th, 2020 | 10:00am
    Tuesday, April 7th, 2020 10:00am
    Oakwood Cemetery
    2124 S 5th St.
    WACO, TX 76706
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    Private Family Burial
  • Interment

    Oakwood Cemetery
    2124 S 5th St.
    WACO, TX 76706
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Lola Montgomery

Posted at 09:26am
Ruby Duarte “aka” Mommy , you will be missed. I will always hold you close to my heart just like you always held me. The the family just know that I love you guys and that I am her for you.

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