Ruben Gomez Flores went to be with Our Lord, Jesus Christ, on June 7, 2017 at the age of 60. He was born in Uvalde, Texas on July 11, 1956 to Cayetano and Leonor Flores. He married Pamela Jackson on June 16, 1982 and shared a loving life of 35 years. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and a friend to all. He loved spending time with his family and enjoyed fishing.
He is survived by his wife, Pam Flores, son, Ruben Shane and Amy Flores, daughters, MaryAnn Flores, Christie and John McCollough, Brandy and Jose Arellano, Stacey and Victor Rodriguez, and Ayla and Chris Recendiz, all of Longview, brother, Armando Flores and Elizabeth Castillo of Austin, TX, sisters, Linda and Christobal Molina of Del Rio, TX, and Gloria and Joel Martinez of San Antonio, TX, numerous grandchildren, one great grandson, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Cavetano and Leonor Flores, and his son, Conrad Flores, all of Uvalde, TX.
Services will be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the Welch Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following at Memory Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Friday, June 9,2017 in the Library of Welch Funeral Home.