Graveside services are scheduled for 2:00 PM, Monday, January 11, 2021 at Woodbine Cemetery for Rosario Maria Ruiz of Artesia, New Mexico.
Ms. Ruiz, 67, died January 4, 2021 at her home in Artesia.
Visitation will be at Terpening & Son Mortuary from 10 am to 12 pm Monday.
Rosario was born October 7, 1953 in Carlsbad, New Mexico to Manuel Anayza and Manuela Hinojos Anaya.
Rosario was a huge Dallas Cowboys fan. She enjoyed playing games on her Kindle and talking and spending time with her grandchildren. She had a big heart and enjoyed baking for other people and bringing laughter and smiles to everyone she met.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Raul and Juan Anaya, sisters Leonor and Albina Anaya, and by a great-grandchild.
Survivors include her son Jesus Ruiz; daughter Sonia Lopez; brothers Louis Anaya, Cipriano Anaya, Paul Anaya, and Vasilio Anaya; sisters Carmen Razo, Dominga Campos, Gloria Lopez, Adelaida Ortega, and Nellie Mendez; six grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.
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