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Felix Alberto Ruiz

November 15, 1940 — September 11, 2023

Felix Alberto Ruiz, known for his dedication and service as a Driver for the Greater Bridgeport Transit, has passed away at the age of 82. He was born on November 15, 1940, in Santurce, Puerto Rico to Felix A. Ruiz Sr. and Perfecta Diaz.

Throughout his many years at the Greater Bridgeport Transit, Felix established himself as a hardworking and reliable individual. His commitment to his role as a Driver was unwavering, and he served the community with great pride. His friendly demeanor and warm personality made him a beloved figure among his colleagues and passengers alike.

Felix was more than just a dedicated worker – he was also a man who knew how to bring joy into people's lives. Known for his sharp wit and infectious laughter, Felix was often referred to as the life of the party. His incredible sense of humor never failed to light up a room, leaving everyone around him in stitches.

In addition to being an exceptional driver and a joker. Felix was a faithful servant of God who praised the Lord through music.  He found solace and happiness in singing the Lord's praises and playing congas at church. These were not only sources of joy for him but also opportunities to connect with others through the power of music.

Felix leaves behind a legacy of love and cherished memories that will forever remain in the hearts of his family and friends. He is survived by his loving wife Maria Carmona, their children Betty Ruiz, Richard Ruiz, Vilma Ruiz, Alberto Ruiz, Frances Ruiz, Reinaldo Ruiz, Angela Ruiz, Angel Ruiz, Juan Daniel Rodriguez, Jellyca Gerena and Jesuan Quinones.

A viewing will be held on September 15, 2023, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at Funeraria Luz De Paz located at 426 E. Washington Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06608. Following the viewing, Felix will be laid to rest at Lakeview Cemetery in Bridgeport, CT, in a burial ceremony starting at 1:30 PM.

Felix Alberto Ruiz will be remembered not only for his dedication to his profession but also for his infectious laughter, kind spirit, and passion for music. He touched the lives of many with his vibrant personality and leaves behind a legacy that will continue to bring smiles to those who knew him. May his soul rest in eternal peace.

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