Obituaries

top banner

Obituary Listings

Norma Ruiz Brimley

November 1, 1957 April 16, 2022
Norma Ruiz Brimley
There are condolences waiting approval on Norma's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Norma

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Norma Ruiz Brimley

Norma Ruiz Brimley, age 64, of Alamo, TX (formerly of Fulton, IL) passed away on April 16, 2022, at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital, San Antonio, TX, surrounded by her family.

Norma was born on November 1, 1957, to Richard and Rosa Ruiz in El Paso, TX. She married her best friend and love, Jeff Brimley, on May 16th, 1987.

One of Norma's hobbies was floral design. She worked as a floral designer for several years and taught floral design at Blackhawk College in East Moline, IL. After moving to Texas, Norma wanted to continue to teach, and she taught English to immigrants for several years in Texas. Norma and Jeff also owned an ice cream truck called "Scoops".
Later in her career, Norma went back to college and received a degree as a medical assistant. She worked for several doctor's offices and ended her career as a Medical Claims Examiner for Molina Healthcare.
Norma is survived by her husband of 37 years, Jeff; brothers, Ricardo (Odilia) Ruiz, Martinez, GA, Henry Ruiz, Clinton, IA; sisters Marge (Ron) Hook, Fulton, IL, Rosie (Kerry) Wilkerson, Mesa, AZ, and Yolanda (Dan) Schlitter, Dubuque, IA; sisters-in-law; Teresa (Ken) Werner, Geneseo, IL, Pam (Ed) Lester, Noblesville, IN. She had several nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews that she dearly loved.

Norma was preceded in death by her parents and in-laws (Vincent and Nancy Brimley) and her brothers: Anthony, Raul, and Tony Ruiz.

Norma will be dearly missed by her family, friends, and her cats, Oliver, and Tiny.
A "Celebration of Life" will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2022, at Immaculate Conception Church in Fulton, IL. Visitation is from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, with mass immediately following. Burial will be at the Fulton Township Cemetery with a luncheon at the church hall.

To plant a tree in memory of Norma Ruiz Brimley, visit the Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Memorial Visitation

Saturday

6

Aug

11:00 AM 8/6/2022 11:00:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church

703 12th Avenue
Fulton, IL 61252

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
703 12th Avenue Fulton 61252 IL
United States

Memorial Mass

Saturday

6

Aug

12:00 PM 8/6/2022 12:00:00 PM
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church

703 12th Avenue
Fulton, IL 61252

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
703 12th Avenue Fulton 61252 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Fulton Township Cemetery Final Resting Place

701 Fowler Rd,
Fulton, IL 61252

701 Fowler Rd, Fulton 61252 IL
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...