Jose P. Enrique Gonzales Sr. passed away on April 16, 2017 at his residence at the age of 64. Mr. Gonzales was born March 1, 1953 to Salvador and Guadalupe (Aranda Perez) Gonzales. He married Amparo M. Garza in Uvalde on November 9, 1975.
He was a member of the Knights of Columbus at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Uvalde Police Department Association and volunteered with the Boy Scouts of America.
Mr. Gonzales is survived by his daughter, Jessica Zamora and husband, Emmanuel of Uvalde; son, Jose E. Gonzales Jr. and wife, Genesia of Uvalde; sisters, Lupe Alvarez, Sylvia G. Schaefer and Lisa Trevino all of Uvalde; brothers, Armando Gonzales, Francisco Gonzales both of Uvalde and Arnulfo Gonzales of Lubbock; grandchildren, Yadira A. Gonzales, Emmanuel “E.J.” Zamora Jr., Knoah-Joe Gonzales, Isabella A. Zamora, Karlos Castillo, Kaleb Castillo and Kaitlyn Castillo as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife, sister, Maria Elva Garcia; brothers, Reynaldo Gonzales and Salvador Gonzales Jr.
A rosary will be held on Monday and Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery
Pallbearers will be Robert Castillo, Jr., John Espinoza, Johnny Garcia, David Vela, Jr., Brian K. Ortiz, Danny Aranda and honorary pallbearer will be Domingo Pena.
I am so sorry for your loss may the lord be with all your family at this time of need.
Cynthia Valles PinedaSan antonio, TX
God bless you and family my prayers for strength
Mary and Rudy davilaUvalde,
Sending you prayers. We loved him very much. May He rest in peace
Mr Mrs Armando TrevinoUvalde, TX
I have no words. Jo was love and sunshine.
Hawkins FamilyUvalde, TX
My condolences to the Gonzales Family. May the Lord bless your family in your time of sorrow.
Uncle Joe was a very special person to my kids. My children admired him for always being there for them. Heaven has gained a special Angel. Till me meet again Tio.
Domingo & Lisa Mae Garcia-LedesmaUvalde, TX