Memory Gardens Funeral Home & Cemetery

8200 Old Brownsville Road, Corpus Christi, TX


Emilia Garcia Gonzalez

January 5, 1925February 10, 2020

Our beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Emilia Garcia Gonzalez joined her heavenly father on Monday, February 10, 2020. Emilia was born in Santa Margarita, Texas in Starr County on January 5, 1925, where she grew up with her eight younger siblings. In 1942, she moved to Corpus Christi, Texas where she married her loving husband, Sergio and subsequently raised her four children. Emilia was a devout Catholic and belonged to several religious organizations, which included our Lady of the Rosary Prayer Group, Catholic Daughters of America, Cruceo Movement, Our Lady of Guadalupe Society, and Saint Cyril Prayer Groups. Her most precious time was spent with her cherished family and friends and listening to music. She is preceded in death by her husband, Sergio; mother, Florencia; father, Eluterio; sister, Hermila; sister, Elia and brother, Ismael. She is survived by her sisters, Emma Juarez, Ercilia Guerra, Mary Martin, and Maria I. Garcia; children, Albert Gonzalez, Carlos and wife, Mary Gonzalez, Gloria and husband, Alan Roberts, and Ricardo Gonzalez; grandchildren, Kathy and Annalisa Gonzalez, Yvette and husband, Chris Medina, Michael and wife, Alexis Gonzalez, Crystal DelBosque, Zenia Gonzalez, Zarron Gonzalez, Natalie Roberts and Neal Roberts; great- grandchildren, Justine and Jay Pecheux, Jacob Gonzalez, Aiden Arispe, Andrew DeLeon, Olivia Medina, Atticus Gonzalez, and Zayden Gonzalez. Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at 7:00 pm at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church, 3210 S.P.I.D., with a Holy Rosary to be recited at 7:30 pm that same evening. The evening will end at 9:00 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, February 17, 2020 at 2:00 pm at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church, 3210 S.P.I.D., with interment to follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery. To express condolences please visit www.memorygardensfuneralhome.com


  • Emma Juarez, Sister
  • Ercilia Guerra, Sister
  • Mary Martin, Sister
  • Maria I. Garcia, Sister
  • Albert Gonzalez, Son
  • Carlos Gonzalez (Mary), Son
  • Gloria Roberts (Alan), Daughter
  • Ricardo Gonzalez, Son
  • Kathy Gonzalez, Grandchild
  • Annalisa Gonzalez, Grandchild
  • Yvette Medina (Chris), Grandchild
  • Michael Gonzalez (Alexis), Grandchild
  • Crystal DelBosque, Grandchild
  • Zenia Gonzalez, Grandchild
  • Zarron Gonzalez, Grandchild
  • Natalie Roberts, Grandchild
  • Neal Roberts, Grandchild
  • Justine Pecheux, Great Grandchild
  • Jay Pecheux, Great Grandchild
  • Jacob Gonzalez, Great Grandchild
  • Aiden Arispe, Great Grandchild
  • Andrew DeLeon, Great Grandchild
  • Olivia Medina, Great Grandchild
  • Atticus Gonzalez, Great Grandchild
  • Zayden Gonzalez, Great Grandchild
  • Sergio Gonzalez, Husband (deceased)
  • Florencia Gonzalez, Mother (deceased)
  • Eluterio Gonzalez, Father (deceased)
  • Hermila, Elia and Ismael, Siblings (deceased)

  • Michael Gonzalez
  • Neal Roberts
  • Zarron Gonzalez
  • Jacob Gonzalez
  • Aiden Arispe
  • Jay Pecheux


  • Visitation Sunday, February 16, 2020
  • Holy Rosary Sunday, February 16, 2020
  • Funeral Mass Monday, February 17, 2020
  • Interment Monday, February 17, 2020


Emilia Garcia Gonzalez

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Norma Sandoval

February 13, 2020

Tia Emilia, I will forever cherish the kindness and most loving warmth you bestowed upon us all .. I will forever treasure your memory for as long as I live ... You are in Heaven now and most definitely pain free with all our loved ones ... 🕊🕊