Julia Alvarez Gonzales of Waco passed in peace at the age of 90. Born March 16, 1928 in Mexia, Texas, she passed away Tuesday, February 5, 2019.
She was preceded in death by her father, Luz Alvarez; mother, Dolores Alvarez; husband, Epifanio Gonzales, and two children, Josie and Frankie Gonzales of Taylor Texas.
Julia is survived by nine children, Edward and Helen Gonzales of Seattle, Washington, Amelia Gonzales of Austin, Texas, Marie and Eloy Alderete of Taylor Texas, Raymond and Mildred Gonzales of Waco, Texas, Joe and Mary Gonzales of Waco, Texas, Heladio and Connie Gonzales of Dallas, Texas , Lewis Gonzales of Irving, Texas, Irene and Jesse Tovar of Grand Prairie Texas, Diana and Paul Torres of Waco, Texas; 33 grandchildren; and 44 great grandchildren.
Visitation services will be at OakCrest Funeral Home, 4520 Bosque Blvd. on Friday, February 8 from 6 to 7 PM with the Rosary at 7 PM by Deacon Jesse Garza.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, February 9 at 10 AM at St. Frances Catholic Church, 315 Jefferson Ave with burial to follow at Waco Memorial Park, 6623 S IH 35 Waco,Texas 76706.