Eraclio "Laco" Ruiz

8 June, 19238 January, 2021

Eraclio “Laco” Ruiz, WWII Veteran, age 97, of Austin, Texas passed away January 8, 2021. He was preceded in death by his siblings and his parents.

Laco is survived by his wife, Antonia Rebollar Ruiz; his children, Martin Ruiz (June), Janie Garza (Raymond), Lupe Garcia, Mary Lu Baltierra (Jimmy), Sally Ramirez (Joe), Carmen Ruiz; extended family, Augustina Muniz (Jose J), Felix Hernandez (Teresa), Selfa Rojas (Carlos), Guillermo Hernandez (Olga), Carlos H. Ruiz (Sara); 34 grandchildren and 38 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Monday, January 11, 2021 at Weed-Corley-Fish-Funeral Home, 2620 South Congress Avenue with Recitation of the Holy Rosary to begin at 7:00 pm.

Final viewing at 9:00 am Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 2620 S. Congress Ave.

Mass at 10:00 am Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at St. Julia Catholic Church, 900 Tillery.

Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery.

Currently, due to the substantial public risk, city and state government mandates that social gatherings of limited amounts may occur with strict social distancing protocol. Current COVID protocols for Travis County, guests must wear protective masks at all times while inside the funeral home facility and practice the recommended six foot social distancing. Weed-Corley-Fish South will limit our capacity to 70 guests at a service while enforcing all distancing and hygiene standards. We appreciate your understanding.


  • Visitation

    Monday, 11 January , 2021

  • Rosary

    Monday, 11 January , 2021

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Tuesday, 12 January , 2021

  • Interment

    Tuesday, 12 January , 2021


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Carlos H. Ruiz

10 January 2021

Love you my KiKi, Thank you for a lifetime of great memories and I will always remember all your stories and advice :). You and momma did a wonderful job Love you squirt!