She was born Dec. 19, 1949, in Beeville, to Jose K. Garza and Braulia V. Garza. She married Domingo Gonzales on Feb. 28, 1965. She was a homemaker and a member of New Hope Christian Church.
Mrs. Gonzales was preceded in death by her parents, Jose and Braulia Garza; a brother, Joe Garza Jr.; and a sister, Lydia Vega Segovia.
Survivors include her husband, Domingo Gonzales of Beeville; four children, Maria (Andrew) Lucas of Minnesota, Leroy (Rosa) Gonzales, Steve Gonzales and Randy (Vanessa) Gonzales, all of Beeville; nine grandchildren, Robert Lee, Jessica, Kenneth, Cody Lee, Cheyenne, Colton Leroy, Steven Anthony, Marcus Steven and Daniella Yvette; three great-grandchildren; six brothers, Salvador Mike Garza and Alec Kohler-Vega of California, Casmira Garza, Frank Garza and Fernando Garza of Beeville and Jimmy Garza of Waxahachie; and one sister, Dora Alicia Philyaw of Arkansas.
Visitation was held Saturday at Treviño Funeral Home from 6 to 9 p.m. and continued on Sunday with a prayer service at 7 p.m.
Funeral services were held Monday at 2 p.m. at New Hope Christian Church with Pastor Salvador P. Rincon officiating. Burial followed at Our Lady of Victory Cemetery #2.
Pallbearers were Randy Gonzales, Steve Gonzales, Leroy Gonzales, Cody Gonzales, Anthony Gonzales, Robert Suniga and Kenneth Ramsey Suniga.