Obituary for Ruben "Pops" H. Luna
Ruben H. "Pops" Luna, 65, and Belinda “Bibi” Mora Castillo Luna, 49, both of Andrews passed away on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in Andrews.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate their lives at 10:00 AM Saturday, July 8, 2017 at La Nueva Jerusalem Church, 2535 NW Mustang Drive, in Andrews. Interment will follow in the Andrews North Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday 5 PM – 8 PM and Friday 9 AM – 8 PM at the church. Prayer services will be at 6:00 PM Friday at La Nueva Jerusalem Church. Please celebrate their lives by visiting www.mcnettfuneralhome.com.
Belinda was born on April 10, 1968 in Rocksprings, Texas to Jose Mora, Sr. and Victorina Morales Mora. She was raised and attended school in Andrews. She had worked at R & D Café, Bri’s Place, Andrews Country Club, and A-Town Sports Grill. She loved to collect purses and crosses.
Ruben was born February 15, 1952 in Wharton, Texas to Gilberto Reyes Luna and Dominga Gil Luna. He was raised and attended school in Hobbs, NM. He moved to Andrews in 1995, where he was a carpenter, handyman, and his family called him “MacGyver” for his ability to tinker with things and make them work.
Ruben and Belinda were married on December 10, 2001 in Andrews. They were both known to be strong, independent, kind, outgoing, selfless, and loved being with their family. They both loved the Green Bay Packers, Florida Gators, and Texas Tech. They both attended La Nueva Jerusalem Church. They were both preceded in death by their parents and 2 daughters, Chrissy Luna in 2003 and Jennifer Luna in 2009.
Ruben and Belinda are survived by their children, Auden Castillo of Andrews, Adrian Castillo and wife, Kimbria, of Andrews, Briana Luna of Andrews, Cynthia Luna of Hobbs, NM, Valerie Luna and husband, David Hornsby, of Hobbs, NM, and Danny Cisneros, 27 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild, and 2 dogs, Boogie and Layla.
Belinda is survived by her siblings, Melinda Lopez, Maribel Mora, Linda and Randy Nelson, all of Andrews, Josephina and Beto Tavarez of Odessa, Olivia and Jesus Soliz of Big Lake, Julia and Pete Garcia of Lubbock, Corina and Richard Sanchez of Fort Worth, and Rosemary and Jamie Ortega of Odessa, Donnie and Esther Mora of Boerne and Jose Mora, Jr. of Odessa.
Ruben is survived by his siblings, Carlos and Francis Luna, Peter Luna, Martha and Rudy Luna, Lupe Luna, Linda Luna, Jovita and Joe Luna, Mary and Ismael Luna, Susie Luna, Rosa Luna, all of Hobbs, NM and Modesta and Vicente Luna and Terry Luna of Odessa.
Memorials may be sent to the Ruben Luna and Belinda Castillo Luna “Go Fund Me Account” through their obituary on www.mcnettfuneralhome.com.