MISSION - Alfredo "Chicano" Gonzalez, 81, passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2013 at Mission Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Gonzalez worked for the City of Mission for 38 years.
He is survived by his children Patricia Lerma, Yolanda Villarreal, Alfredo Gonzalez Jr., Gerardo Gonzalez and Ricardo Gonzalez; sister, Carmen Salazar; and 11 grandchildren and one great-grandson.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Blanca Gonzalez; parents, Julian and Margarita Gonzalez; and siblings, Guadalupe Gonzalez Salazar and Herlinda Gonzalez Salazar.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 6, from 3 to 9 p.m. with a rosary at 7 p.m. A funeral mass will be held on Thursday, March 7, at 1 p.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial will follow at Garden of Angels Cemetery.