OBITUARY

Tomasa Gonzalez

March 7, 1926October 28, 2011

Tomasa Gonzalez born on March 7, 1926, passed away peacefully, at her home, on Friday, October 28, 2011. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a founding-owner of El Jardin Restaurant, located in Houston's East End, where her 9 children were raised. She dedicated her life to her children and family. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jose Gonzalez, Sr., son, Armando Gonzalez and grandson, Arthur Gonzalez, Jr. All funeral services will be held at Forest Park Lawndale. Visitation is on Monday, October 31, from 4PM to 9PM, Rosary is at 7PM. Mass and Internment is scheduled for Tuesday, November 1 at 3PM. She is survived by children: daughter, Maria Guadalupe Ruiz and husband Ramiro Ruiz; son, Joe Gonzalez Jr. and wife, Alma Gonzalez; daughter, Yolanda Alanis and husband, Ruben Alanis; daughter, Nelda Sanchez, and husband, Thomas Sanchez; daughter, Graciela Blancas and husband Jaime Blancas; son, Arthur Gonzalez and wife Evelyn Gonzalez; son, Daniel Gonzalez; daughter, Laura G. Murillo and husband, Jose Luis Murillo. She had 18 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. She will be fondly remembered by all who knew and loved her.

Services

  • Visitation Monday, October 31, 2011
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, November 1, 2011
REMEMBERING

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Helen Cirilo-Sommers

November 8, 2011

Dear Gracie,
I am so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort and peace in your heart. God Bless you and your family.

Mary Helen Meza

November 7, 2011

My thoughts and prayers are with you Laura and your family in your time of grief. May the memories of your mother bring you comfort. I will keep you in my prayers.

November 6, 2011








So sorry to hear of the loss of your mom

November 6, 2011

So sorry to hear of the Loss of your mom it is such a sorrowful thing to deal with but, I hope you will find some comfort she is in heaven washing after the family our love ones are never gone.
I know she will be miss tremendously my thought and preyers are with you all our condolence to the family..
Sincerely Chapa Davila & family



So sorry to hear of the loss of your mom

Liz & Adela Rios

November 2, 2011

To Graciela, Laura and the rest of the Gonzalez Family, we are sorry for the loss of your mother. May God give you the strength to heal during these hard times. God Bless you all!

Johnny and Belinda Martinez

November 2, 2011

Joe and Alma our deepest sympathy to you and your family,may God see you through this difficult time.

Dolores (DD) Coombs

November 2, 2011

I am so sorry for your loss. Our mothers are like no one else. God bless you all.

Karen & Louis Becerra

November 1, 2011

Laura, grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.

manuel Dela Cruz

November 1, 2011

so sorry for your lose our deepest sympathy to the family
manuel and becky Dela Cruz

John & Lenora (Sorola) Pohlman

November 1, 2011

Laura and the Gonzalez family our prayers and thoughts are with you. The love and memories of your Mother will be a great treasure. God bless and keep you.