Jesus Ruiz Esquivel, 83, of Vega, TX, died on September 9, 2021.
Mass will be at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, September 14, 2021, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Vega, TX. A rosary will be from 6-7:00 PM, Monday, September 13, 2021, at the church in Vega. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Jesus was born in Dilley, TX on November 27, 1937, to Pedro and Manuela Esquivel.
Jesus married Maria Martinez on December 14, 1968, in Pearsall, TX.
Jesus worked at Richardson Seed Company for many years and after retirement, he worked for the City of Vega. He loved gardening. His family has enjoyed precious memories due to him taking photographs and putting family photo albums together for many years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Pedro and Manuela Esquivel; sisters Felipa Ramirez and Maria Martinez; and brothers, Cano Esquivel and Santiago Esquivel.
Survivors include his wife, Maria Esquivel; sons, Adrian Esquivel and wife Rebecca, Gilbert Esquivel and wife Eydie; daughter, Melissa Harris and husband David; grandkids, Elena Esquivel, Mariela Esquivel, Katrina Esquivel, Marc Esquivel, Sam Harris, Ophelia Harris, Jacob Harris, Armando, Brandon, and Mayleen Trujillo; and many nieces and nephews.