Joel Gamez

May 29, 1968January 15, 2021
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Joel Gamez, age 52, of Luling, Texas passed away on Friday, January 15, 2021. Joel was born May 29, 1968 in Cerritos, San Luis Potosí, Mexico to Maria Rosa Galvan Almazan and Francisco Gamez Castillo.

Joel is survived by his wife, Maria Ramon Gamez; daughter Claudia Rosario Gamez; daughter Abigail Alicia Gamez; daughter Heather Corinne Rodriguez; son Rodrigo Rodriguez; daughter Jessica Martina Rangel; and son Jose Guillermo Lerma; father Francisco Gamez Castillo and mother Maria Rosa Galvan Almazan; sister Baudelia Castillo, sister Catalina Gamez Galvan, sister Maria Guadalupe Monreal, brother Jose Francisco Gamez Galvan, sister Ana Lilia Gamez Galvan, sister Andres Gamez Galvan, sister Rosa Angelica Gonzales and sister Jessica Yuridia Juarez; grandchild Angel Gutierrez, Jr, grandchild Homero Yair Rodriguez, grandchild Carson Noah Rodriguez, grandchild Jeremiah Nathaniel Rodriguez, grandchild Jayce Nicoli Rodriguez, grandchild Romeo Ruiz, grandchild Rodrigo Rodriguez III, grandchild Jenesis Nayari Rodriguez, grandchild Zayden Jesse Lerma, grandchild Zeus Ruiz and grandchild Maria del Rosario Ruiz.

Joel was preceded in death by brother Ricardo Gamez Galvan and sister Juana Gabriela Gamez Galvan; grandfather Bernardino Gamez, grandmother Catalina Castillo, grandfather Ricardo Galvan, and grandmother Teodora Almazan.

A rosary for Joel will be held Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 9:30 AM at Saint James Catholic Church, Gonzales, Texas, followed by a memorial mass at 10:00 AM.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Gamez family.


  • Maria Ramon Gamez, Wife
  • Francisco Gamez Castillo, Father
  • Maria Rosa Galvan Almazan, Mother
  • Bernardino Gamez, Grandfather (deceased)
  • Catalina Castillo, Grandmother (deceased)
  • Ricardo Galvan, Grandfather (deceased)
  • Teodora Almazan, Grandmother (deceased)
  • Claudia Rosario Gamez, Daughter
  • Abigail Alicia Gamez, Daughter
  • Heather Corinne Rodriguez, Daughter
  • Rodrigo Rodriguez, Son
  • Jessica Martina Rangel, Daughter
  • Jose Guillermo Lerma, Son
  • Baudelia Castillo, Sister
  • Ricardo Gamez Galvan, Brother (deceased)
  • Catalina Gamez Galvan, Sister
  • Juana Gabriela Gamez Galvan, Sister (deceased)
  • Maria Guadalupe Monreal, Sister
  • Jose Francisco Gamez Galvan, Brother
  • Ana Lilia Gamez Galvan, Sister
  • Andres Gamez Galvan, Sister
  • Rosa Angelica Gonzales, Sister
  • Jessica Yuridia Juarez, Sister
  • Angel Gutierrez, Jr, Grandchild
  • Homero Yair Rodriguez, Grandchild
  • Carson Noah Rodriguez, Grandchild
  • Jeremiah Nathaniel Rodriguez, Grandchild
  • Jayce Nicoli Rodriguez, Grandchild
  • Romeo Ruiz, Grandchild
  • Rodrigo Rodriguez III, Grandchild
  • Jenesis Nayari Rodriguez, Grandchild
  • Zayden Jesse Lerma, Grandchild
  • Zeus Ruiz, Grandchild
  • Maria del Rosario Ruiz, Grandchild


  • Rosary

    Thursday, February 4, 2021

  • Memorial Mass

    Thursday, February 4, 2021

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