CAMERON—Memorial services for Richard Lee Ruzicka, 63, of Buckholts were held Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at First Baptist Church with Rev. Carl Hudson and Bill Crouch officiating.
Mr. Ruzicka died Monday, Aug. 28, in a Temple hospital following an illness.
A retired machinist, he was born Feb. 25, 1949, in Cameron to Richard and Minnie (Morgan) Ruzicka.
Mr. Ruzicka graduated from Sam Houston High School in Houston in 1967 and from Tennessee Temple University in 1980.
He married Linda Hays on Nov. 21, 1971.
Mr. Ruzicka was a vocational pastor.
He enjoyed music and playing the guitar.
Mr. Ruzicka was a member of First Baptist Church in Cameron.
Survivors are his wife, Linda Ruzicka of Buckholts; three sons, Richard Lee Ruzicka II of Waco, Micah Daniel Ruzicka of Waco, Matthew Hays Ruzicka of Bryan-College Station; a daughter, Jessica Ruth Hollas of Salado; his parents: Richard and Minnie Ruzicka of Pettibone; three brothers, Jim Ruzicka and Jack Ruzicka, both of Houston, Ralph Ruzicka of Fort Worth; and two sisters, Polly Jeter of Frisco, Paula Ruzicka of Rosebud; also, four grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.