PAUL C NUNEZ
October 28, 1932 – August 14, 2019
Paul C. Nunez, 86 of Kansas City, MO passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at Kansas City Hospice House. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 am, Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at St. James Catholic Church, 39th and Harrison, Kansas City, MO. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Kansas City, KS. Visitation will be from 9:00-11:00 am at the church. The family request contributions to St. James Church, 3909 Harrison, Kansas City, MO 64110. Paul was born October 28, 1932 in Kansas City, KS to Pablo and Isabel (Caudillo) Nunez. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War. Paul was a foreman for Union Pacific Railroad in crossing construction and derailment cleanup. Because of AA, Paul was sober for 32 years, for which our family is deeply grateful. Paul and his wife of 56 years, Bertha, were parishioners at St. James Church since 1963. Paul was looking forward to moving ‘to the country’ with Paul and Theresa before his untimely death. He will be remembered as a little guy with a big laugh and a bigger heart. Paul was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Bertha; sons, Richard Gomez and Anthony Gomez; one brother, Louis Nunez and one sister, Gloria Nunez. Paul’s survivors include two sons, Paul Gomez (Theresa), Paola, KS and Robert Gasca (Kristina), Overland Park, KS; three daughters, Connie Deese (John), Wesley Chapel, FL, Gloria Guillen, Wellsville, KS, and Jackie in Mexico; one brother, Eliseo Nunez of Ottawa, KS; 25 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.