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Alva C. Gonzales

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“Mary, I'm so sorry for not knowing of your moms passing. Tia Alva always made us girls welcomed whenever we went to Grandma Castellanos. I knew...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Teresa Castellanos Stuteville - TX

“i will miss you grandma??? i love you??? Everything has changed ever since you passsed away?? i just hope i get to see you again?? ”
2 of 18 | Posted by: Alyssa Castellano - Rosenberg, TX

“"Her children arise up, and call her blessed;" Proverbs 31:28 Know that if you remain faithful to the Lord you will rejoice with Hna. Alva forever &...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Janie Cantu Espinosa - alice, TX

“I knew "Ms. Alva" since I was about 3 or 4, and my mother drove a school bus. I can't remember ever seeing her without a smile on her face, and she...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Daryl Stroud - Rosenberg, TX

“Debbie, Mary and Joe, we were so sorry to hear about Alva's illness and passing but we rejoice that she knew our Lord Jesus as her Savior and is at...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Mary Ann & Max Almendarez - TX

“All of my love and condolences to you, my cousins on the loss of your MotherI wish I had been able to attend, but if any of you need me I am here for...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Myra Nieto-heskett - Sparks, NV

“Throughout our lives as we count our successes and pat ourselves on the back, how seldom do we remember who it was that began it all. I was very...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Debbie - Needville, TX

“Unfortunately we were unable to attend the funeral but know our thoughts and prayers are with you all. She joins a host of other much-loved angels...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Juan & Angie Rosario - Richmond, TX

“My prayers and sympathy are with the Gonzales family.The loss of a mother is very painful. I lost my Mother, Natalia C. Moreno, on Easter Sunday,...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Rose Mary Lawley - Houston, TX

“Debbie,Robert,Frankie, Our deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family in the loss of your Mom. She was a kind lady who always had a smile...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Kelvin & Sylvia Trlica - TX

“Mary & FamilyMay your memories bring you comfort and time bring you peace. In Deepest SympathyJanice & John Wile ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Janice Wile - Rosenberg, TX

“Our deepest sympathies are with you for the loss of such as beautiful woman.We will continue to pray God surrounds the family with His grace and...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: James & JoAnn Murray - Richmond, TX

“Unfortunately I wasn't blessed enought to have the wonderful relationship all of her grandchildren had with her. However I did get the pleasure of...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Erica Escobedo - Sugar Land, TX

“Mary, my prayers and thoughts are with you and your family...maybe God needed her more and that's why he called her back home...she now is with all...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Sandra De Leon Rutkowski - TX

“I just want to say that I love my grandmother! I am so sorry that I can not be there for her. But I know that she would want me to stay where I'm at...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Deanna Castellanos - Phenix City, AL

“The Gonzales family are in our prayers and thoughts. May God bless you peace and comfort during this time. ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Eddie, Sharron and Sara Powell - TX

“I've known this beautiful woman for 25 years, and I am going to cherish every moment I had with her. She was a beautiful person on the inside and out...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Yvonne Charles - Houston, TX

“Our condolences to the family. May God comfort you during this time but be assured that she is now in the Greatest of Hands.Ernie & Connie Mann &...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Connie Mann - Brenham, TX

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Funeral services for Alva C. Gonzales, 75, of Richmond will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, June 27, 2009 in the Chapel of Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home in Rosenberg with interment following at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Rosenberg. Visitation will be held from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. with a Prayer Service at 7:00 P.M., Friday, June 26, 2009 in the Chapel of Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home in Rosenberg.Alva was born April 6, 1934 in Rosenberg to Jose and Hilaria (Cruz) Castellanos. She was a bus driver for 24 years for LCISD and was known for her homemade tamales. She loved watching sports, especially the Houston Astros. She went to be with the Lord on June 23, 2009 in Houston.Alva is preceded in death by her husband, Joe Ybarra Gonzales; parents, Jose and Hilaria (Cruz) Castellanos; and brothers, Alex Nieto, Robert Castellanos and Procopio Nieto.She is lovingly survived by children, Debbie Gonzales of Needville, Mary Charles Delgado and husband, Leonard of Richmond, Joe Gonzales, Jr. of Rosenberg, Robert Gonzales and wife, Gloria of Rosenberg, Frank Gonzales of Canyon Lake, Albert Gonzales of Rosenberg; sister, Ninfa Zarate of Rosenberg; twelve grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; along with other relatives and friends.For those wishing, tributes and words of condolence may be left for the Gonzales family at www.davisgreenlawnfh.com.Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home, 3900 B.F. Terry Blvd., Rosenberg, Texas 77471Phone: 281-341-8800.

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