Obituary: Ruben Ibarra


November 10, 1988 – May 24, 2019

information provided by Smits Funeral Homes

Ruben Ibarra, age 30, suddenly, late of Lansing, IL, passed away Friday, May 24, 2019.

Loving son of Flugencio Ibarra and Patricia Ibarra. Longtime companion and love of Maria Floriano. Devoted father of Anamary and Delilah Giselle Ibarra. Dearest nephew of Jesus, Sandra, Jaime, Leticia, Ruben, Alfonso, Maria, and Josefina Ibarra. Dear son-in-law of Jose and LuzElena Floriano; brother-in-law of Rosa, Mayra, Alma, Jose Jr., Juan, Jose L., and Miguel Floriano.

Private family-only visitation Thursday, May 30, 2019, from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. Prayer service Friday, May 31, 2019, at 9:30 a.m. at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane (Rt.30 & Pleasant Springs Ln.) Dyer, IN, to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 15746 Union Ave. Harvey, IL, for a 10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial, with Rev. Edward Romanski officiating. Interment pending.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions c/o the Ibarra Family, greatly appreciated.

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