Redlands native and REV graduate dies at age 29

Corina Cecelia Cruz Ruba

Corina Cecelia Cruz Ruba, a Redlands native and 2009 graduate of Redlands East Valley High School, died on July 29, 2019, in her home in Highland. She was 29.

Born on Dec. 20, 1989, to Joanne Lee Stutz and David Cruz. She was a graduate of Redlands East Valley High School, class of 2009. She was a dietary aid at Mill Creek Manor. She married Jay Ruba on Feb. 13, 2010.

Corina is survived by her husband; daughter and son Lily and Zach; mother Joanne; grandparents Donald and Josephine; sisters Joanna, Francine and Arlene; uncles Donald and Doug; aunts Donna, Nina, Kris and Paula; nieces Monique, Alyssa, Ariana, Angel, Josephine, Nadine and Achianna; and nephews Steven, Rueben, Anthony, Isaac, Andrew, Tommy and Ryan.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, at Emmerson Bartlett Memorial Chapel, 703 Brookside Ave., Redlands, followed by a small gathering of family and friends.

A mortuary spokesman and an employee at Mill Creek Manor both said they didn’t know the cause of death.