Ramiro P. Gonzalez Sr., age 79, passed away May 28, 2017 at his residence in Alice, Texas. He was born December 20, 1937 in La Rosita, Texas to his parents Nicolas and Clemencia Gonzalez.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Nicolas and Clemencia Gonzalez; step-mother, Maria L. Gonzalez; his wife and mother of his children, Ida V. Gonzalez; his son, Ramiro P. Gonzalez Jr. and four brothers. 

He leaves to cherish his memories his wife of 19 years, Ramona Gonzalez; his daughter, Leticia (Jose) Nunez all of Alice, Texas; step children, Fred (Yvonne) Gonzalez of Falfurrias, Texas, Rene (Elda) Gonzalez of Alice, Texas, Patsy Gonzalez of Kingsville, Texas, Leticia (Gabriel) Gonzalez of Alice, Texas and Terry Trevino of Alice, Texas; his 9 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren; sisters, Elpidia Marquez of Alice, Texas, Maria Ignacia (Armando) Salaiz of San Diego, Texas, Maria Dolores Garza (Rey Rivera) of Calallen, Texas, Petra (Don) Schultz of San Diego, Texas, Sylvia Flores of Corpus Christi, Texas, Maria Elena Salinas of Falfurrias, Texas, Olga (Severiano) Salinas of Petronila, Texas, Olivia Cavazos of Alice, Texas, Ofelia (Alonzo) De Los Santos of Yakima, Washington, Oralia Garza of San Diego, Texas and Odilia Guerra (Jessie Moreno) of Alice, Texas; brothers, Richard (Elda) Gonzalez of Premont, Texas and Arturo (Rosie) Gonzalez of Alice, Texas. 

Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 31, 2017 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Rosas Funeral Home with a Holy Rosary recited at 7 p.m. that evening. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 1, 2017 at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial will follow at the Pena Cemetery in La Rosita, Texas.

Funeral arrangements entrusted with ROSAS FUNERAL HOME, INC.