Ruben Molina, Sr

Ruben Molina, of Safford, Arizona, entered into rest on October 7, 2020.  He was 55 years old.  Ruben was born on July 29, 1965, to Adrian Molina Sr., and Gloria Cisneros Molina in Morenci, Arizona.  He was the third born of five children.

Ruben grew up in Safford, graduating high school in 1983. 

Ruben worked different construction jobs before beginning his employment with Arizona Department of Transportation as a Road Inspector for the past 20 years.

Ruben loved hunting and fishing and spent as much time as possible outdoors. 

Ruben is survived by: his 4 children, Victor Frank Jurado, Ruben Molina Jr., Adrian Molina III and Marissa Molina; his mother, Gloria Molina; and his siblings, Adrian Molina Jr., Larry Molina, Elizabeth Andrews (Randy), Marvin Molina (Sandy) and Adriana Castro (Jose). 

Ruben is preceded in death by: his father, Adrian Molina, Sr.

Ruben was very much loved by his family and friends and will be missed greatly.

Funeral services for Ruben will be conducted Friday, October 16, 2020, at 10:30 a.m., at Vining Funeral Home’s “Chapel of the Valley.”

Family will receive friends Friday, October 16, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m., at the Vining Funeral Home.

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            Arrangements are entrusted to Vining Funeral Home.