Ruben "Rory" Paradela Jr.

March 6, 1955March 13, 2019

Ruben "Rory" T. Paradela Jr., 64, of Weston, Florida, passed away on March 13, 2019. He was born in Havana, Cuba on March 6, 1955 to parents Bertha and Ruben Paradela.

Ruben graduated from Florida State University and earned a business degree. He had a career in Health Care Administration and worked for Ambulatory Surgery. Ruben had a passion for fishing, hunting, golf, Florida State football and family.

He is survived by his fiancée, Ana Alvaro; children, Ashley Paradela, Lauren Paradela and Ryan Paradela; mother, Bertha Paradela; siblings, Grace Henriquez and Robert E. Paradela; and an extension of close family and friends.

Ruben was a loving son, father, brother, and friend to many. He will be sorely missed.

Funeral services will be held at St Bonaventure Catholic Church, 1301 SW 136th Ave, Davie, Florida, on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 1:00 PM. All are welcomed to join the family for a celebration of his life.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Paradela family.


  • Ana Alvaro - Fiancée
    Ashley Paradela, Lauren Paradela and Ryan Paradela - Children
    Grace Henriquez and Robert E. Paradela - Siblings


  • Funeral Service Friday, March 15, 2019

Ruben "Rory" Paradela Jr.

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March 14, 2019

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We wish you peace to bring comfort, the courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.

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