Digna M. Ruiz

September 22, 1953 ~ November 21, 2022 (age 69)
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Digna M. Ruiz was born in Banì, Dominican Republic September 22, 1953, and was escorted home to our God by Jesus Christ her Lord and Savior on November 21, 2022 from the city of Columbus, Ohio to Eternal Glory.

Digna was a nurse by trade who in her later years faithfully followed Jesus Christ. She passionately dedicated herself to bringing hearts and souls to Jesus Christ.

She will be missed by her Son Bernabe Dotel-Ruiz (USMC Retired), daughter-in-law Maureen Dotel, and their children Gabriella, Nicholas, and Matthew.

Her daughter Noelia Dotel-Amaya, son-in-law Josè Israel Amaya, and their children David, Jathniel, Jadiel, Jael, and Kathy.

Her daughter Priscila Dotel-Santiago, son-in-law Juan Santiago and their children Joziah and Jaylanie.

She will be terribly missed by her Mother Nercida Ruiz-Baez and her surviving siblings Santa Maria Ruiz, Juan Ruiz, Esmeralda Ruiz, Bernardo Ruiz, Biembenida Ruiz- Miranda, Tamara Ruiz, Esdras Miosotis Ruiz, Agustina Ruiz-De la Cruz, Juana Ileana Ruiz-Baez, Helen Vanessa Mendez, Santa B. Ruiz and Randolph Ruiz.

Digna will also be missed by a great number of nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held on Friday, November 25th, 2022. Between the hours of    

4:00pm and 7:00pm. 

Funeral Services will start promptly on Saturday, November 26, 2022 at 9:00am  

followed by funeral procession. 

Wake and funeral services will be held at Egan-Ryan Funeral Services 4661 Kenny Rd. Columbus, Ohio. 43220. 








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November 25, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Egan - Ryan Northwest Chapel (Kenny Road)

Funeral Service
November 26, 2022

9:00 AM
Egan - Ryan Northwest Chapel (Kenny Road)

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Digna Ruiz

September 22, 1953-November 21, 2022

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