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Ruby Esther Touchard

April 7, 1932 ~ March 14, 2021 (age 88)


Ruby Esther Touchard was born on April 7, 1932 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Ruby was the sixth of seven children born to Henry Goodo & Aline Anderson.
Growing up Ruby was always a friendly and outgoing child.
Ruby knew everyone in the neighborhood, and everyone knew Ruby!
Ruby attended Joseph S. Clark High School where she was a cheerleader and social butterfly.
After high school Ruby worked in a dental office and later moved to Berkeley, California.
In California she worked at various jobs in the healthcare field before deciding to begin her own family.
Ruby became a wife and a mother to two beautiful children, Rhonda & Ken.
Ruby was blessed with a large loving family and always enjoyed hosting holidays and
spending time with her family and friends in her home.
Ruby loved to listen to music, dance and always enjoy delicious southern meals from her childhood. 
Ruby and her husband retired to Texas and built their dream home where again
she loved to entertain family and friends on their deck, tour the city during the holidays
and the summer and every Sunday enjoy brunch after church.
Ruby loved to shop, talk on the phone and enjoyed watching soap operas, reality television
and talk shows to keep her laughing and entertained during her retirement.

After the death of her husband, Ruby relocated to Las Vegas,
Nevada where she lived until her passing on Sunday, March 14, 2021.
Ruby was preceded in death by her parents {Henry & Aline},
siblings {Patricia Goodo, Salome Jolly, Geraldine Howard, & Henry Goodo Jr.},
grandson {Ken McRoyal} and her husband {George Touchard}.
Ruby is survived by her sisters {Yvonne Miles & Aline Heisser-Ovid},
children {Rhonda & Ken}, grandchildren {Allyson, Brandon, Keahsha, Kenesha, Junior & Kierra},
great grandchildren {Kadyn, Madison, Braelyn, Koi, Bishop, Kenzo, Kenzlei, McLaren, Benjamin, & Ace}
and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Ruby’s final resting place is Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Culver City, California.
Granny; Always Loved… Forever Missed… Never Forgotten…
The family of Ruby E. Touchard wishes to send a thank you for the many condolences received.  


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