Gilberto G. Gonzalez
Born on July 16, 1922
GILBERTO G. GONZALEZ
VICTORIA - Gilberto Gonzalez, 90, of Victoria, passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2013. He was born July 16, 1922 in Kingsville to the late Guadalupe and Ester Dolores Garza Gonzalez. He was a Catholic, served in the United States Army as a Paratrooper, and retired from Gary Aircraft.
He is survived by his wife, Evangelina Falcon Gonzalez of Victoria; daughters, Evelyn Gonzalez (Santiago) of Austin and Pam Hosler (Fred) of Victoria; sons, Gilberto F. Gonzalez (Mary Jane) and Richard Gonzalez, all of Victoria; 10 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Manuela Soliz, Julia Garza, Dora Longoria, and Mary De La Luz Ellis; and brother, Felix Gonzalez.
Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 5, 2013 at Artero Memorial Chapels. Visitation will resume from 8 - 9 a.m. before a funeral Mass at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church. Burial will be at Resurrection Cemetery with full military services, under the auspices of the Victoria County Veterans Council, AL, CWV, VFW, DAV, MCL, MOWW, Ex-POW, MOPH, VVA, and the KWV.
Pallbearers: Gilberto Gonzalez III, Michael Gonzalez, George M. Perez, Fred Hosler, Richard Gonzalez, Gilberto F. Gonzalez, Daniel Garcia Jr., Richard Gonzalez Jr., and Cpt. Daniel Garcia III.
Under the direction of Artero Memorial Chapels, Victoria, 361-575-3212.