Ruben Antonio Anaya, 60, died Monday, June 11, 2018 at Heartland of Perrysburg of pulmonary fibrosis. He was born July 12, 1957 in Toledo. Ruben enjoyed boxing and owned his own boxing gym in the late ‘80s. He was a collector of many things especially musical instruments and jewelry that he liked to give as gifts.
Ruben is survived by children Zulema (Antonio) Lopez, Sonia (Brian) Wood, Victor Anaya and Luisa (Nathan Espinosa)Anaya; grandchildren Angelita, Aliyah, Zoie, Veronica, Brock, Gabriela, Ariana and Dahlia; sisters Vivian Gonzales, Luisa Anaya, Vickie (Al) Ludeman, Cindi (Mike) Smith and Barbara (Butch) Nino; many nieces and nephews. Ruben is preceded in death by his parents Reuben and Victoria (Vasquez) Anaya; wife Joyce, son Scott and brother-in-law Eddie Gonzales.
Family and friends may visit the Freck Funeral Chapel, 1155 S. Wynn Rd in Oregon on Thursday, June 14, 2018, from 4-8 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 15, 2018 at Epiphany of the Lord-St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 729 White St. with the family to receive guests after 10 a.m.