Gloria Gonzales Vasquez was born on September 7, 1944 in Victoria, Texas to Gabriel and Valentina Villarreal Gonzales. On October 30, 1962, she married Ray Vasquez in Victoria, Texas. She has lived in Katy since 1973 and was a member of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church. She was an avid reader of religious books and enjoyed studying her Bible.
Gloria passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Katy, at the age of 74.
She is survived by her husband, Ray Vasquez; son, Anthony Vasquez of Katy; sisters, Sandra Lucio of Victoria, Stella Zepeda of Victoria, and Mary Gonzales of San Antonio; brother-in-law, Charlie and Emile Vasquez of Victoria; sister-in-law, Johnnie Garcia of California; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents, and one brother, Gabriel Gonzales, Jr.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at the Schmidt Funeral Home East Avenue Chapel, in Katy, where a rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the St. Bartholomew Catholic Church, in Katy, with Rev. Francois Tsangs, Celebrant. Interment in Katy Magnolia Cemetery.
Condolences may be expressed at www.SchmidtFuneralHome.net.
Funeral services held under the direction of
Schmidt Funeral Home
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