Obituary for Gonzales

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Friday January 28, 2000

Delfinio Jose Gonzales, a resident of Bernalillo, passed away on January 25, 2000. He is survived by his wife, Jeana; daughters, Barbara Clark and husband, Andrew, Mary Margaret Gonzales and Deborah J. Garlett and husband, Dave; sons, Jose D. Gonzales and wife, Vanessa, Edward P. Gonzales and wife, Jacqueline, and Ronny H. Gonzales; grandchildren, Matthew, Adrianna, Edward Jr., Kimberly, Alexandria, Ashley, Tiffany, Anastasia, and Franchesca; great-grandchild, Samantha. Also surviving are brothers, Leo V. Gonzales and wife, Bessie and Leopoldo Gonzales and wife, Priscella; sisters, Antonia Archibeque and husband, Emiterio, Isabel P. Branson and husband, Fred, Dolores M. Gutierrez and husband, Orlando. Also surviving are 42 nieces and nephews; and numerous great-nieces and nephews. Delfinio was preceded in death by his parents, Delfido and Perfecta; his daughter, Beverly J. Gonzales; and sisters, Lucy Romero and Lolita Gonzales. Definio was a very proud and active Catholic, serving as an Usher and on the Parish Council. He was a loving and dedicated father, and was very family oriented. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated this morning at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Bernalillo. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Cemetery. Services are entrusted to the Alameda Mortuary, 9420 4th St. NW, Norbert"Ray" Baldonado F.S.I.