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Laurencio Ruiz

June 10, 1934 ~ June 1, 2021 (age 86)


Laurencio Ruiz of Potterville,

Passed away June 1, 2021, at the age of 86. Laurencio was born in Mexico, June 10, 1934, the son of Demetrio and Beatriz (Gonzalez) Ruiz. He worked for General Motors for 21 years before retiring in 1996. Laurencio enjoyed reading, woodworking, carpentry, working on crossword puzzles and was an active member at St. Peter Catholic Church. He loved being surrounded by his family and attending family gatherings.

Laurencio is survived by his wife, Thelma Ruiz; children, George Ruiz, Beatriz Popp, Carlos Ruiz, Joel Ruiz and their families; 6 grandchildren; 6 siblings. He was preceded in death by his parents; 1 sister and 4 brothers.

Graveside services will be held at Rosehill Cemetery, 10:30 am Monday June 7, 2021. Arrangements were entrusted to the Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel in Eaton Rapids. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter Catholic Church, 515 E. Knight St. Eaton Rapids, MI 48827. To place online condolences, please visit our website,

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Graveside Service
June 7, 2021

10:30 AM
Rose Hill Cemetery, Eaton Rapids

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