in memoriam

In Memory of Richard L. Ruiz Sr.

November 18, 2023


It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Richard L. Ruiz Sr. (Massapequa Park, New York), born in Massapequa, New York, who passed away on November 18, 2023, at the age of 68, leaving to mourn family and friends. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family.

He was predeceased by : his father Emilio Ruiz (Lou). He is survived by : his mother Barbara Joan Ruiz; his wife Elaine; and his children, Shawna (Bob), Katie and Richard. He is also survived by three granddaughters.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 28th 2023 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, on Wednesday, November 29th 2023 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Massapequa Funeral Home, South Chapel (4980 Merrick Rd, Massapequa Park, NY 11762). A funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 30th 2023 at 10:00 AM at the Our Redeemer Lutheran Church (2025 Washington Ave, Seaford, NY 11783).

In lieu of flowers, we invite you to make a donation in Richie's name to: Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's TNT, K-9 for Warriors or the charity of your choice.