Encarnacion “Chon” Gonzalez, age 85, was born March 25, 1931, in Mexico, to his parents, Gerarda Mata and Esteban Gonzalez. He passed away July 3, 2016.
Chon was preceded in death by his first wife of 42 years, Diamantina; his parents, Gerarda Mata and Esteban Gonzalez; sisters, Remedios G. Rocamontes, Santos Gonzalez and Isabel Zapata.
He is survived by his current wife, Carmen Gonzalez; daughter, Maria Barron and her husband, Robert, Elsa Gonzalez, Lydia Yanez and her husband, Roberto, and Idalia G. Soria; sons, Raul Gonzalez and Javier Gonzales and his wife, Lorrie; 14 grandchildren, Bobby, Norma, Albert, Cristina, Esme, Ruben, Alex, Patrick, Jessica, Javi Jr., Nicholas, Berta, John Anthony, Gabby, Tina; 17 great-grandchildren, Haley, Brody, Sophia, Nena, Mariah, Elena, AJ, Ema, Eva, Joshua, Naveah, Jocob, Sebastian, Jaxon, Julia, Jolie and Isabella; sisters, Estefana Sanchez and Maria J. Zapata and her husband, Lazaro; and his brother, Fernando Gonzalez and his wife, Yolanda.
Funeral services are 10:00am, Friday, July 8, 2016, at Jaynes Memorial Chapel.
Interment will follow at Laurel Land Memorial Park, Dallas, TX.