OBITUARY

Hector Ayub

August 11, 1926September 6, 2020

Hector AYUB, age 94, of El Paso, Texas passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2020. Hector was born August 11, 1926.

Hector is survived by his spouse, Sookie Molinar Ayub; son Vincent Michael Ayub (Lauri); daughter Rebecca Ann Ayub Gonzalez (Hugo); and son Richard William Ayub (Charlene).

Hector leaves behind 5 Grandchildren, 7 Great-Grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews whom he dearly loved as well as his very special friend Napo Garcia.

He was preceded by his parents Felipe Ayub and Jesusita Caballero and siblings Hortencia, Elias, Carolina, Margarita, Felipe, Mary, Pablo, Guillermo.

Hector was born in Chihuahua, Mex. The family moved to El Paso when he was about 6. He was the class of '44 EPHS. He served in the Army during the Korean War as Srgt. 1st class. He received his BBA from Texas Western Collage (UTEP) and became a Realtor until retirement. He loved PTA work and was president of Vilas Elementary school and El Paso High School and was also chairman of the scholarship committee. He was also awarded EPHS outstanding ex in 1980.

Visitation will be Wednesday September 9, 2020 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM with Vigil Service at 7:00 PM at Hillcrest Funeral Home West located at 5054 Doniphan Dr. Funeral Service will be on Thursday at 8:00 AM at Hillcrest Funeral Home West with Committal Service to follow at Ft Bliss National Cemetery at 9:30 AM.

He will be forever missed not only in life but on the dance floor. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.hillcrestfhwest.com for the AYUB family.

  • FAMILY

  • Socorro M. Ayub, Spouse
  • Vincent Michael Ayub (Lauri Ayub), Son
  • Rebecca Ann Ayub Gonzalez (Hugo Gonzalez), Daughter
  • Richard William Ayub (Charlene Ayub), Son
  • Hector leaves behind 5 Grandchildren and 7 Great-Grandchildren to cherish his memory.

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Services

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, September 9, 2020

  • Vigil

    Wednesday, September 9, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, September 10, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, September 10, 2020

Memories

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Paula Rodriguez

September 12, 2020

THIS MESSAGE IS FOR MY WONDERFUL FRIEND, SOOKIE, AND HER FAMILY. HECTOR WAS OF THE LATE AND GREAT GENERATION. HE WAS A GENTLEMAN WHO LOVED HIS FAMILY, LOVED HIS FRIENDS, AND ALWAYS HAD SUCH A WARM AND UPBEAT ENTHUSIASM FOR LIFE. I AM SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. MAY GOD BLESS ALL OF YOU. PAULA RODRIGUEZ

Clarissa Calderon

September 10, 2020

Hector and my father (Ralph calderon) we’re friends since childhood and friends until my father passed away in 2009. He was a wonderful and a very happy man! My whole family was very fond of him. Our prayers for the family. They will now play backgammon in heaven.

Beatrice "Bibi Salazar" McGarry

September 9, 2020

Ricky Ayoub, A childhood friend. My condolences go out to you, your family and friends during this time. I live in California and am not in El Paso otherwise I'd be there in person.

Sgt Bibi Salazar USAF Korean Defense Veteran 1981-1982 Taegu AFB, Korea salute for your father.

Keith Fulcher

September 9, 2020

I am Lebanese from Vicksburg, Mississippi. My Lebanese Dna matches with several Lebanese named Ayub from Chihuahua, Mexico. I learned about Hector’s passing on our Lebanese Facebook page called EL MONSIF TO MISSISSIPPI. I offer my condolences on behalf of all Lebanese in Mississippi. I’ll keep the Ayub family in my prayers.

My Lebanese family names are Nohra, Farris, Moses, Nassar, Saab, and Budran.

Keith Fulcher

Alice Gordon

September 9, 2020

Sookie, I am so sad for your loss of dear Hector - he always had a smile for us! - I will remember him fondly forever! - please give my condolences to your family! - RIP Hector!

Fernando Gonzalez

September 9, 2020

My condolences to the Ayub family, particularly Vincent, with whom I shared part of my youth while growing up in Sunset Heights. I am so sorry for your loss. May Mr. Ayub rest in peace.

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