Ruben G. Gonzales of Uvalde passed away on March 9, 2018 in San Antonio at the age of 79. He was born on September 26, 1938 in Uvalde to Hilario and Ciria (Garcia) Gonzales.
After serving in the United States Army, he married Irma Caballero in Uvalde on May 16, 1965
He is survived by his wife of 52 years of Uvalde; daughters, Rosie Morales and husband, Ernest of Uvalde and Yesennia Reyes and husband, Jose of San Antonio; sisters, Rosalinda Martinez and Olivia Roman both of Uvalde; 5 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Sergio Jose Reyes; and siblings, Hilario Gonzales, Jr., Sulema Gonzales and Oliver Gonzales.
A rosary will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary. A funeral mass will be held on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Ernest Morales, Jose Reyes, Justin Morales, Brett Jacobs, Louie Roman and Armando Gonzales.
So very sorry for your loss Mr. G was such a blessing to all we're proud to have known him and it was truly an honor to call him a close family friend he will be missed dearly. God bless you Ruben and may the Lord be with your family to comfort them in their time of need and in the days to come.
Albert P. Hernandez Jr & FamilySan Antonio, TX
My deepest condolences to the whole family, may your loved one rest in peace.
Alma TobiasUVALDE, TX
My sincerest condolences to you and your family during this time difficult time. May he rest in peace.
Cathy Cuellar BartonUVALDE,
Our most sincere sympathy to you all. Your daddy was a character! I’m so blessed to have known him. God bless him and all of you.
Patti and Tommy GonzalezEagle Pass, TX