Maria Luisa Gonzalez, age 77, died on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 in a local hospital following an extended illness. Maria was born to Lorenzo and Velia Trevino on Dec. 23, 1939, but was raised by her uncle and aunt Alonzo & Tomasita Gutierrez following her parent’s untimely death. Maria was also preceded in death by her husband: Abel R. Gonzalez, grandson: Pablo Gonzalez, brother: Horacio Saenz.

Survivors: daughter: Irma Irene Gonzalez of Alice, Texas, three sons: Abel S. (Irene) Gonzalez Jr. of Alice, Texas, Jose Luis Gonzalez of Baytown, Texas and Andres Alonzo Gonzalez of Austin, Texas, brother: Joe Hubert of Alice, Texas, nine grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

Visitation will begin on Thursday, June 8, 2017 from 5 to 9 p.m. with a Rosary to be recited that same evening at 7 p.m. in the Roberson Funeral Home Chapel in Alice, Texas.

Mass will be celebrated on Friday, June 9, 2017 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Alice, Texas. Burial will follow in the New Collins Cemetery.

Services entrusted to Roberson Funeral Home of Alice, Texas