August 22, 1938-April 12, 2019
Ruben L. Menchaca, 80, of Bryan went to be with our Lord and Savior on Friday, April 12, 2019 surrounded by his family. Ruben was born on August 22, 1938 in Austin, TX to his parents, Francisco and Guadalupe Menchaca. He attended and graduated from the Latin American Bible Institute in El Paso, TX. Ruben was a man of great faith and shared the Word of God as a Pastor for 49 years. He pastored 6 churches throughout his ministry and was currently pastoring at Templo Buenas Nuevas Assembly of God for the last 25 years.
He has joined his family in Heaven: his parents, Francisco and Guadalupe Menchaca; brothers, Ted Menchaca, Jose Angel Menchaca and his wife, Adela; and his sister, Antonia Zapata and her husband, Camilo.
Ruben is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Herlinda De La Rosa Menchaca; children, Eli Menchaca and wife, Claudia, Cynthia Menchaca Flores and husband, Jerry, Melinda Menchaca Almanza and husband, Gilbert; grandchildren, Caleb and Esther Menchaca, Wesley Flores and wife, Meagan, Gerard Flores and wife, Jeana, Jared Flores, and Joshua Flores, Andrew Almanza and wife, Gabriella, Zachary Almanza, and Isabella Almanza; great-granddaughter, Violeta Flores; sister-in-law, MaryAnn Menchaca; nieces, nephews, and a host of extended family members and friends.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 18th with the Prayer Service to follow at 7 p.m. in the Bluebonnet Chapel of Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Centers, 3001 S. College Ave., Bryan, TX. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday with the funeral service following at 11 a.m. at Templo Buenas Nueva Assembly of God, 1306 San Jacinto, Bryan, TX. The graveside service and burial to follow in Rest Ever Memorial Park.
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