PHOENIX: (602) 906-9600 | PEORIA: (623) 486-1955

Date of Birth: July 07, 1977

Date of Death: December 05, 2019

Julie Marie Ruiz of Phoenix passed away on December 5, 2019, while in the Hospital at the age of 42 she leaves behind her partner Greg Plante; And their two children Lexies Plante daughter and Edward Plante son. Julie was born July 7, 1977, in San Deigo, Ca. To father Eduardo Larribas Ruiz and Mother Martha Amada Ruiz who predeceased her, She grew up in a large family one brother and four sisters. Julie Graduated from Capitan High School then went on to attend Western New Mexico University in Silver City, NM. there she started her career in retail, she moved to Tucson, Az., Las Vegas, NV before settling in Phoenix as a manager at shops in Sky harbor and Michaels arts & crafts. She had to give up working after falling ill. Julie met and fell in love with Greg on April 1, 2005, they settled in Phoenix. there Julie and Greg lived and raised their two children Lexi and Edward Julie loved spending time with her family. when her sisters would go over and have cooking competitions was one of her favorites, her hobbies were scrapbooking, writing in journals. Julie is survived by her partner, two children as well as her sisters Margie Miller(Timothy), Joanne Jetter (Brad), Gina Nesmith ( Greg), Lizz White-Woodley(Dana), her brother Eddie Ruiz, sister-in-law Geanine Plante and seven nieces, ten nephews, six grandnieces, seven grandnephews. She is preceded in death by her parents.

Service Information

Julie requested to be cremated and her Ashes be kept with her Partner Greg and their children. Memorial Service will be held at a later date.


Flowers & Cards can be sent to Greg and the kids to their Home. Please send Lizz a message for their address