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Jose E. Gonzales of Chamisal

Jose E. Gonzales, 79, a resident of Chamisal, born in Taos county March 31, 1938 passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018. Jose was preceded in death by his wife, Ida M. Gonzales; son, Bobby Dale Gonzales; parents, Victoriano Gonzales, Estefanita Trujillo; siblings, Eustaquio Gonzales (Ruth), Alicia Martinez (Joe) and Michael Gonzales.

Jose was a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He enjoyed spending time with his family, his grandchildren were his pride and joy. He enjoyed playing checkers and Cancun, going camping with his grandchildren and just simply being outdoors. He loved his ice cream and always having a good meal. Jose will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved him.

He is survived by his son, Frank Gonzales (Roberta); grandchildren, Christopher R. Gonzales, Elias J. Gonzales (Valerie), April S. Gonzales, and 4 great-grandchildren; siblings, Ramona Lopez (Trankuno), Rosa Garcia, Rutilla Polaco (Ike), Lawrence Gonzales (Cecilia), Bernie Gonzales (Rose), John Gonzales (Eva), Victor Gonzales (Diana), Ermo Gonzales and Liberto Gonzales (Josie).

Services are pending at this time and will be posted as soon as they become available.

The family of Jose E. Gonzales has entrusted the care of their loved one to the DeVargas Funeral Home & Crematory of the Espanola Valley.