Maurilio Gonzales, Jr. passed away Saturday, November 3, 2018 in Houston. He was born July 22, 1942 to Maurilio and Victoria (Rodriguez) Gonzales, Sr. in Leming. He loved farming, ranching and working with his hands. Maurilio was a trim contractor owning two businesses, MG Quality Homes and Gonzales Brothers Trim Contractors. He will be greatly missed by everyone who knew and loved him.
Maurilio is survived by his wife, Diane (Garcia) Gonzales; son, Sammy James Gonzales, and wife, Leslie; daughter, Sylvia Gonzales Sorola; mother, Victoria Gonzales; brothers, Ernest Gonzales, and Johnny Gonzales; sisters, Rose Noriega, Stella Garza, Janie Gonzales, Victoria Lopez, and Linda Valle; grandchildren, Jerry Sorola, James Sorola, Elizabeth Sorola, Fabiyan Jimenez, Aymee Gonzales, Christabella Gonzales, Kelsey Gonzales, Rebecca Gonzales and ten great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his father, Maurilio Gonzales Sr., and brother, Julio Gonzales.
Visitation is Friday, November 9 from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at St. Andrews Catholic Church with a rosary to be recited at 7 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 10 a.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Pleasanton. Interment to follow service at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery.