February 28, 1971 ~ January 9, 2014
FORT WORTH -- Diana Benavides Ruelas, 42, passed away Thursday, January 9, 2014. Funeral: 10:30 a.m Monday at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Visitation: Sunday from 3-5 p.m. with a rosary beginning at 4 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment: Laurel Land Memorial Park, Fort Worth. Diana was born February 28, 1971 in Fort Worth. She was a longtime employee of the City of Fort Worth. Diana was a fun-loving person who enjoyed life. We will truly miss our sister. We had so many good times growing up together. Even though you are not here with us, you will never be forgotten and be in our hearts everyday. Dear sister we will see you again one day in heaven. Diana loved to sing, dance, and her job. Diana loved her baby girl Laura and will be looking over her as a guardian angel. Survivors: Daughter, Laura Alicia Ruelas; parents, Victor M. and Mary Torres-Benavides; sisters, Teresa and husband, Joel Luna, Vicky Benavides; nephews, Tristen and Noah Trevino and Chris Luna; and numerous uncles, aunts, cousins and friends.
To the Benavides/Ruelas Family, I give thanks to God our Father for providing the comfort you need during this most difficult time. Diana will forever be remembered as our sweet, loving friend.
To the family, I worked with Diana for almost 3 years. She was always so sweet and happy to see you. My heart goes out to all of you during your loss. May God see you through your pain and show you that she’s in his arms now, looking down on all those she loved. Godspeed…Keane
This goes out to the family of Diana.You have my greatest sympathy for your loss. Diana was a great friend and ex co worker. I had the greatest privilege to be trained by Diana as a code enforcement officer trainee. I will truly miss her, but now she is smiling down and is seated next to my lord. May God bless you in your time of mourning.