OBITUARY

Rodolfo T. Cruz

May 1, 1928March 21, 2018
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Rodolfo “Rudy” Trevino Cruz, 89, passed away peacefully on Wednesday morning, March 21, 2018 of natural causes. Rudy was born May 1, 1928 in San Antonio, Texas to Rodolfo and Josefa Cruz. Left behind to cherish his memory are his children; Rudy Cruz Jr., Gerardo M. Cruz Sr. and wife Ruth G. Cruz, Edward M. Cruz and wife Susana Avina and Rebecca Cruz Dessenberger and husband Richard B. Dessenberger; his grandchildren; Gerardo M. Cruz Jr. and wife Chrystal T. Cruz, Katherine Rodriquez, Christopher Eduardo Cruz, Victoria G. Cruz, Evan Avina, Jeremy Joshua Cruz and Calvin Cruz Dessenberger and his great grandchildren; Lilly Olivia Cruz, Isabella Torres, Christopher Anthony Cruz and Johnny Rodriquez, Jr.. Also left behind is the mother of his children; Guadalupe M. Cruz and numerous nieces and nephews. Rudy was a loving and caring father who devoted his life to his children. He worked as a motor rebuilder and retired from Vilven Motor Rebuilding in the 90’s. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him. Visitation will be held on Friday, March 30, 2018 from 5:00 – 9:00 PM with the rosary being recited at 7:00 PM. The Funeral Service will commence at 1:00 PM on Saturday, March 31, 2018. All services will be held at Crespo Funeral Home Broadway, 4136 Broadway St. Houston, Texas 77087 and Interment will follow at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery, 6900 Lawndale St. Houston, Texas 77023.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, March 30, 2018
  • Rosary Service Friday, March 30, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, March 31, 2018
  • Burial Saturday, March 31, 2018
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Elias Gonzales

March 29, 2018

Eddie I pray for you and your family during this time. Stay strong my long time Friend.

Robbie Bolin-McAteer

March 29, 2018

Think of you and praying for you

Judy Grochett Brockhan

March 29, 2018

So sorry my friend. Will be praying for peace and comfort for all.

Christine O. Torres

March 29, 2018

He will always be with you Eddie Cruz In your heart my friend My condolences to you and your family

David Angel Feliciano

March 29, 2018

Sorry for your loss Eddie

Santiago Cruz

March 29, 2018

It's terrible to hear about your loss Eddie. I express my my most sincere sympathy to you and your family. May your father's soul rest in peace. Don't hesitate to contact me if you need someone to talk to.

Chris Ward

March 29, 2018

Sorry for your loss brother.. God bless you and your family.

Nora Hermosillo

March 29, 2018

Your father is resting now... May you and your family find comfort knowing that he is in a much better place. My sincere condolences to you all ✨

Oliva Montemayor Perez

March 29, 2018

Awe brother in law. Touching. Just keep him in your heart ♥️ I loved that man so much. He was such a good dad in law with me. He made sure there were bananas in the house when we would visit him. He knew I loved bananas when I was carrying JC. 😢

Oralia Espinosa

March 29, 2018

My sincerest condolences Eddie. He is resting now. Bless you all.

Biography

Rodolfo “Rudy” Trevino Cruz, 89, passed away peacefully on Wednesday morning, March 21, 2018 of natural causes. Rudy was born May 1, 1928 in San Antonio, Texas to Rodolfo and Josefa Cruz. Left behind to cherish his memory are his children; Rudy Cruz Jr., Gerardo M. Cruz Sr. and wife Ruth G. Cruz, Edward M. Cruz and wife Susana Avina and Rebecca Cruz Dessenberger and husband Richard B. Dessenberger; his grandchildren; Gerardo M. Cruz Jr. and wife Chrystal T. Cruz, Katherine Rodriquez, Christopher Eduardo Cruz, Victoria G. Cruz, Evan Avina, Jeremy Joshua Cruz and Calvin Cruz Dessenberger and his great grandchildren; Lilly Olivia Cruz, Isabella Torres, Christopher Anthony Cruz and Johnny Rodriquez, Jr.. Also left behind is the mother of his children; Guadalupe M. Cruz and numerous nieces and nephews.

Rudy was a loving and caring father who devoted his life to his children. He worked as a motor rebuilder and retired from Vilven Motor Rebuilding in the 90’s. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Visitation will be held on Friday, March 30, 2018 from 5:00 – 9:00 PM with the rosary being recited at 7:00 PM. The Funeral Service will commence at 1:00 PM on Saturday, March 31, 2018. All services will be held at Crespo Funeral Home Broadway, 4136 Broadway St. Houston, Texas 77087 and Interment will follow at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery, 6900 Lawndale St. Houston, Texas 77023.