Ruby Douglas

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Ruby Tolentino Douglas, 64, of Grand Prairie, Texas, passed away on March 17, 2024 after her battle with cancer.

Ruby was born on November 3, 1959 to Jose and Miguela Tolentino in the Philippines. Ruby received her Bachelors of Nursing at M.V. Gallego, Cabanatuan City.

After graduating, Ruby immigrated to the United States and started her exemplary 40 year career as a nurse, with the latter 16 years spent at John Peter Smith Surgical Center. Her coworkers and patients alike remember the positive energy she brought to work every day.

Ruby was an active member of the Filipino American Alliance Church. She had a green thumb and loved gardening, traveling, and watching movies.

Ruby will be remembered by all for her compassion, work ethic, humor and strength. She had a beautiful smile that lit up the room and a soul that touched anyone that knew her. She is deeply beloved by her family, coworkers, and fellow church brothers and sisters in Christ.

Ruby was preceded by her father Jose and her grandson Damien Cecilio. She is survived by her children, Jason, Joyce, Joel, Gwyneth, Maxwell, Jeffrey and Jeralynne, and her grandchildren, Theodore, Alexis, Sophia, Nathaniel, Antonio, Charlotte, Natalia, Brendon, and Adam.


Funeral Service: March 24, 2024 1:00 pm

Room: Wade Chapel

Wade Funeral Home and Crematory
4140 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, Texas 76013


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  1. The loss can feel immeasurable, but so can the love that’s left behind. Our deepest condolences and prayers to the family. Rest in peace Ate Ruby.

  2. Our prayers to Ruby’s family ! God bless you & for all the happy memories you gave left us with dear Ruby, you will be greatly missed!

  3. One of my favorite co-workers I will miss you. God has you in his hands and now you can rest in peace.

  4. My deepest condolences to the family of Ruby Douglas! I worked with Ruby at JPS Surgery Center. May Our God Give You Comfort and Strength at this your time of need. ❤️

  5. Our JSCA family will not be the same without you, I pray they will find comfort & peace in each other and get through this together. My deepest condolences to the family of Ruby.

  6. My heart aches for this loss. I pray for the Lord’s comfort and peace during this season of grief and loss for your family. Praying for you all.

  7. My sincerest condolences to my nieces and nephews and all of Ruby Douglas’ children and grandchildren. She was a light to us all and will truly be missed. Sending Love to you all.

  8. We will miss you ate Ruby! Il be missing your beautiful smile.
    Prayers for you and for the entire family.

  9. You will be in our hearts ❤️forever Rubs! Heartfelt condolences to her family , sending prayers 🙏

  10. Ruby was a wonderful coworker she friend. My life and prayers for her family and the JSCA family. Our loss is heavens gain.

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