ALTON – Jose E. Gonzalez, 93, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at Doctors Hospital in Edinburg.
Mr. Gonzalez was born on Oct. 17, 1925, in Mexico to Guadalupe and Ramona (Salazar) Gonzalez. He was a long time resident of Alton.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Cleotilde Gonzalez; parents; children, Roberto Gonzalez and Rosa Maria Zarate; and six grandchildren and six siblings.
Survivors include his children, Guadalupe Nava, Maria Reyna, Juan Gonzalez, Maria Alonzo, Maria De La Garza, Apolonia Gonzalez and Francisco Gonzalez; siblings, Selina Castillo and Francisco Gonzalez; and 27 grandchildren, 66 great-grandchildren and 17 great-great-grandchildren.
A funeral mass was held on Nov. 13 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial followed at La Piedad Cemetery in McAllen. Funeral arrangements were under the care of Rivera Funeral Home in Mission.