Tue, 2014/02/04 - 4:20pm News Staff
On Friday, January 24, 2014, God called upon Lucas Ruiz to don his angel wings and return back to his forever home while cradled in the arms of his beloved mother. Those left to cherish his memory include mother Erika Wigstrom and fiancé Darrell Summers, Grandparents Cindy Decuir (David), Bill Wigstrom Jr. Far-Far (Melanie), Melinda Summers, Cesar Ruiz (Alba), Great grandparents Carroll Ferniz (Alice), Judy Ponson, Bill Wigstrom Sr, and adopted great grandparents Russell (Carol) Gainey, Aunts Marsha Cazes (Jerod), Darla Rooks (Todd), and Sandra McPherson, Uncles Douglas Decuir, Wilvur and Daniel Ruiz and Michael McPherson (EJ), Special cousins Jason and Joshua and many other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by sister Ellie Summers. Our forever gratitude to the staff at Children’s Hospital, Westside Clinics, PSA Nursing, LSU Speech and Hearing, ARCGNO, Early Steps, and Crescent City WIC Office. A very special thank you to Nurses Harry, Australia and the hundreds of people who lifted our little angel boy up in prayer during his short stay on earth. Please join us in a Celebration of Life Service, Pastor Terry Bell officiating at Exceleration Church in Belle Chasse on Friday, January 31, 2014 with interment following at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cemetery, Belle Chasse, LA. In lieu of flowers, please bring with you a toy or monetary donation to be given to Children’s Hospital on behalf of Lucas. For further info contact Ducote Clark Funeral Home.