Ruben G. Gonzales
Ruben G. Gonzales, 79, of Uvalde died on March 9, 2018, in San Antonio.
A funeral mass will be held today at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
He was born on Sept. 26, 1938, in Uvalde to Ciria (Garcia) and Hilario Gonzales.
After serving in the United States Army, he married Irma Caballero on May 16, 1965, in Uvalde.
Gonzales is survived by his wife of 52 years, of Uvalde; two daughters, Rosie Morales and husband, Ernest, of Uvalde and Yesennia Reyes and husband, Jose, of San Antonio; two sisters, Rosalinda Martinez and Olivia Roman, both of Uvalde; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one grandson, Sergio Jose Reyes; and three siblings, Hilario Gonzales Jr., Sulema Gonzales and Oliver Gonzales.
A rosary was recited Tuesday and again yesterday at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
Pallbearers will be Ernest Morales, Jose Reyes, Justin Morales, Brett Jacobs, Louie Roman and Armando Gonzales.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com