Albuquerque Journal - March 21, 2003
Mrs. Gregoria Gonzales, 76, a resident of Albuquerque passed away on March 19, 2003 peacefully at home in the arms of her loving family. Mrs. Gonzales is the beloved wife of 60 years to Mr. Pedro Gonzales Sr. Mrs. Gonzales is also survived by her six sons, Raul and wife, Connie, Pedro Jr. and wife, Carmen, Jose and wife, Marlene, Johnny and wife, Mary, David and wife, Evelyn, Michael and wife, Karen; five daughters,Â Lupita Romero and husband, David, Josie Ewing and husband, Paul, Jessie Barajas and husband Juan, Linda Herenandez and husband, Joe, Angela Lopez and husband Morris; two sisters, Margie Vallejos and husband, Richard, Diana Pittman and husband, Jack; sister-in-law, Mary Gomez; granddaughter-in-law, Monica; 38 grandchildren, Ralph Jr. and wife, Melissa, Gabriel, Valerie, Yvette Gonzales, Raul's children, David Jr. and wife, Frances, Nancy Price and husband, Jerome, Chris and wife, Alice, Andrew, Anna Chavez and husband, Victor and Jennifer Romero, Lupita's children, Timothy and wife, Carolyn, Maria and Elizabeth, Pedro's children, Rosemary Wright and husband, Bill, Paul Jr. and wife, Veronica, Kathy Olivas and husband, Monte and Patricia Ewing, Josie's children, Alicia, Carlos and Mark Barajas, Jessie's children, Ruby, Anthony, Georgia and Joe Hernandez Linda's children, Joseph and Robert Gonzales Jose's children, Delena and Mario Gonzales, Johnny's children, David Jr., Monica and Marissa Gonzales, David's children, Alex and Sam Lopez, Angela's children, Monica, Veronica, Danielle and Mikey Gonzales, Michael's children;Â 33 great-grandchildren, Ashley, Gabriella, Noah, Isabella, Nathaniel, Danielle, Miles, Angelica, Destiny, Alexis, Xavier, Alicia, Victor, Arianna, Sean, Daniel, Raylene, Gina, Vanessa, Eric, Adam, Jacob, Joshua, Donovan, Matthew, Angelo, Miranda, Nathan Jeremy, Angelina, Christina, David and Maya. Mrs. Gonzales was preceded in death by her grandson, Daniel and her parents, Jose M. and Trinidad Gomez. Mrs. Gonzales was a member of the Catholic Church and the Guadalupanos Society. A Visitation for Mrs. Gonzales will be Friday evening from 6:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 5415 Fortuna NW with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 p.m. by her son-in-law, Deacon Juan Barajas. A final Visitation will be Saturday morning from 10:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at St. Frances Xavier Catholic Church, 817 Arno SE with Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. by Father Dennis Garcia and Deacon Juan Barajas. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Raul Gonzales, Pedro Gonzales Jr., Jose Gonzales, Johnny Gonzales, David Gonzales and Michael Gonzales. Honorary Pallbearers will be David Romero Jr., Ralphie Gonzales, Timothy Gonzales, Carlos Barajas, Anthony Hernandez, David Gonzales Jr., Paul Ewing Jr. and Jose Gonzales Jr.