December 2, 1949 – November 23, 2019
Lilia Perez Gonzales, age 69 of Pflugerville, Texas passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2019. She was born to Ricardo and Eva Perez on December 2, 1949 in Sonora, Texas.
Lilia married her husband Juan Carlos Gonzales on April 19, 1968 and had two children. She was a stay at home mom while the family lived in Houston. Upon moving back to Sonora, Lilia worked as the Activities Director at the nursing home; a career she continued in Austin and Pflugerville.
Lilia was very creative and was well known for her flower arrangements and wedding bouquets, corsages, and boutonnieres. She loved reading books, watching criminal investigation shows and football games (especially her beloved Pittsburgh Steelers), and spending time with her family.
Lilia is preceded in death by her mother Eva, sister Irene Duran, brother Ramiro Perez, and grandson Noah Rodriguez. She is survived by her husband Juan Carlos; daughter Emily and husband Jose Rodriguez, son John and wife Lisa Gonzales; grandchildren Gabrielle Gonzales, Olivia Gonzales, Isabel Rodriguez, and J.D. Gonzales. She leaves behind her father Ricardo, her brother Richard Perez, and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
- Michael Duran, Pallbearer
- Richard Perez, Pallbearer
- JD Gonzales, Pallbearer
- Jose Rodriguez, Pallbearer
- John Gonzales, Pallbearer
- Noah Rodriguez, Honorary Pallbearer
- Ramiro Perez , Honorary Pallbearer
- Visitation Tuesday, November 26, 2019
- Funeral Service Wednesday, November 27, 2019
November 27, 2019
We remember meeting Lilia at the San Antonio 5/7 Can reunion. A lovely woman, kind and gracious. She seemed so proud of her husband and family.
We are so very sorry for your loss. We pray that our Father in heaven will comfort your family. With love, Jody and Clarissa
Danny & Georgia Gomez
November 26, 2019
Our deepest condolences, prayers for the family, hugs
November 25, 2019
Gail & I send our love and deepest sympathy to the Gonzales and Perez Family. Speaking on behalf of all your Brothers of the First Cavalry Division, we salute your wife's memory and your 50+ years of marriage together.
Gary & Gail Nordstrom
5th Bn 7th Cav 67-68