September 10, 1935 – February 18, 2019
Amparo Gonzalez, age 83, of Mesquite, Texas passed away on Monday, February 18, 2019. Amparo was born September 10, 1935 in the town of Doctor Gonzalez, Mexico. Coincidentally, the name Gonzalez followed her throughout her life.
Amparo Garza married Arturo Gonzalez on February 16, 1958, thus becoming Amparo Gonzalez. Amparo was a successful business owner throughout her life. She owned One Hour Martinizing located in Garland, Texas as well as Peachtree Cleaners in Mesquite, Texas. She had a great sense of humor and the gift of making everyone smile and laugh. She had a sharp mind for numbers and computation. Her greatest love of all was spending time with her family. Amparo enjoyed growing roses around her home, watching game shows and taking trips to nearby casinos.
Amparo was preceded in death by her parents Feliciano Garza, Antonio & Dolores Hinojosa and her brother Armando Garza. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Arturo Gonzalez Sr., children Sylvia Ordonez and son-in-law Raul Ordonez, Arturo Gonzalez Jr., and daughter-in-law Silvia Gonzalez, Alberto Gonzalez and partner Denise Welch, Diana Gonzales and son-in-law Jorge Gonzales; grandchildren Raul Ordonez III “Trey”, Christina Torres, Robert Gonzalez, Olivia Renee Ordonez, Cecilia Gonzalez, A.J. Gonzalez, Stephanie Gonzales, Jorge Gonzales Jr., Gabriel Gonzales, Elizabeth Gonzales; great grandchildren Mason Gonzalez and Davina Torres; sisters Amanda Lara and Alicia Frank, many in-laws and countless nieces, nephews and friends.
A visitation for Amparo will be held Friday, March 1, 2019 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Anderson-Clayton-Gonzalez Funeral Home, 1111 Military Parkway, Mesquite, TX 75149. A funeral service will occur Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 1:00 pm in the chapel.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.andersonclaytongonzalez.com for the Gonzalez family.
- Visitation Friday, March 1, 2019
- Funeral Service Saturday, March 2, 2019
- Committal Service Saturday, March 2, 2019
February 22, 2019
I KNEW MRS GONZALEZ FOR AROUND 20 YEARS AS A PATIENT AND FRIEND. SHE WAS SUCH A GENTLE AND KIND LADY, WITH SUCH A WITTY SENSE OF HUMOR. SHE WILL BE MISSED. ON BEHALF OF EVERYONE HERE AT SUNNYVALE MEDICAL GROUP, I WOULD LIKE TO EXTEND OUR CONDOLENCES TO HER HUSBAND, MR ARTURO GONZALEZ, AND THE REST OF THE FAMILY. MAY SHE REST IN GOD'S ETERNAL PEACE.
February 21, 2019
I did not personally know your mom like my brother Mike did, but I know her son Bert well. I know she raised a great son and therefore reflects what an amazing mother and person she was. Prayers for peace and comfort to the family as you morn your loss.
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