Estela E. Gonzalez, 75, passed away July 3, 2015 in an Alice Nursing Home. She was a homemaker and a beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her parents Juan and Guadalupe V. Esquivel, one son Javier Gonzalez, her brother Vicente Esquivel and her sister Ester Esquivel.

She is survived by her two sons Felix (Christina) Gonzalez of Alice and Manuel (Sandra) Gonzalez, Jr. of San Antonio, one daughter Sylvia (Ismael) Valverde of Alice, eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Visitation will begin Monday July 6, 2015 at 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Mauro P. Garcia Funeral Home in Alice with a Rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday July 7, 2015 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Alice. Burial will follow at Roberson-Collins Cemetery in Alice. Mauro P. Garcia Funeral Homes, Inc. entrusted with arrangements. Condolences for the family may be left on our website