American Veteran 08

David Ruiz Corella

December 15, 1929 ~ October 26, 2019 (age 89)

Obituary Image



DECEMBER 15, 1929-OCTOBER 26,2019


On Saturday, October 26, 2019 our beloved father, David went to be with Jesus at the age of 89 after battling a long illness. He was born on December 15, 1929 in Douglas, Arizona to Jesus and Maria Corella. 

He made the Army his military career as a Specialist spanning 20 years. During his service, he served over seas in Korea and worked as a Culinary Specialist. After retiring from the army, he worked at the commissary completing 40 total years of Federal Service. 

He had a passion for playing the guitar, singing and enjoyed dancing. Preceded in death was his son Ismael, survived by his three daughters M. Isabel Dull (Mike), Raquel Wood (Lonnie), and Patricia Brackin including his loving grandchildren Jennifer, Jenae (Marcus), Eric (Jaileen), Milo Junior, Lena, Mihana, Levi (Cherry), Jesse.  Known and loved by their grandfather are his great grandchildren Adrian, Austin, Allison and Claire, many nieces, nephews and many friends.

We just want to thank all of the caregivers including Hospice who gave our dad the loving care he needed.

We love you dad.  We will miss you so very much!

Funeral Services will be Friday November 1, 2019 at Calvary chapel, 10:30 a.m.  Calvary Chapel is located at 1155 E. Wilcox Drive, Sierra Vista, Interment with Military Honors will be held at 12:00 at the Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Sierra Vista  following Funeral Services. Reception will take place at Move City Church, 200 North Avenue, Sierra Vista directly following the Interment.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of David Ruiz Corella, please visit our floral store.


Funeral Service
November 1, 2019

10:30 AM
Calvary Chapel
1155 E. Wilcox Drive
Sierra Vista, Arizona 85635

Committal Service with Military Honors
November 1, 2019

12:00 PM
Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery

© 2020 Hatfield Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA