Juan H. Gonzales
Juan H. Gonzales, 67, of La Pryor died on Dec. 9, 2017, in La Pryor.
He was born on Jan. 17, 1950, in La Pryor to Maria de la Luz (Hernandez) and Antonio Gonzales.
He married Martha Alicia Lopez on Jan. 11, 1969, in La Pryor.
Gonzales is survived by his wife of 48 years; two daughters, Elisa Melendrez and husband, Martin, and Gabriella Gonzales and companion, Robert Castro, all of La Pryor; one son, Juan Cristobal Gonzales and wife, Jennifer, of Alpine; two sisters, Alicia Garza of La Pryor and Luz Ledesma of DeRidder, Louisiana; three brothers, Joe Gonzales and Ismael Gonzales, both of La Pryor, and Antonio Gonzales of Hobbs, New Mexico; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one granddaughter, Aysa Jane Gonzales; three sisters, Gloria Perez, Ramona Cordova and Luz Gonzales; and two brothers, Arnoldo Gonzales and Antonio Gonzales.
A rosary was recited on Monday at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral service was held on Tuesday at noon at St. Joseph Catholic Church in La Pryor. Pallbearers were Marcos Avila, Joe Garza, Martin Melendrez, Abraham Gonzales, Joseph Cordova and Antonio Gonzales.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com