GALVESTON — Robert Gonzales, age 82, passed away Friday, October 8, 2021 at Jennie Sealy Hospital. He was born on September 10, 1939 in Galveston, Texas. He lived in Galveston all of his life and was proud to be a BOI. He was a talented musician and he began playing the base guitar at age 17 until his death. He also owned a jewelry store, where he designed jewelry as well as repaired it. His favorite hobby was going to estate sales. His greatest love and passion were his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents Seferino and Simona Gonzales; brothers and sisters, Jesse M. Gonzales, Joe Angel Gutierrez, Ralph Gonzales, Rudy Gonzales, Stella Gutierrez, Lucy Aguilar, Irene Carrasco and Mary Alicia Segobia.
He is survived by his daughter Christina Gonzales; sister Mary Diaz; step-daughters Candis Warner and Dawn Hunt; and numerous nieces, nephews, other family members and special friends.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at J. Levy & Termini Funeral Home from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M., with a memorial service beginning at 11:00 A.M., with Deacon Robert Standridge officiating. The Family has requested that face masks be worn while attending the services.