Robert "Larry" Gomez age 56 of Clovis, NM passed away Tuesday August 12, 2014, at his home in Clovis.|
Services will be held at Grace Fellowship Baptist Church, 2000 S. Main Ave., Portales, NM Friday August 15, 2014, at 10:00 AM with Pastor Ron Fox officiating.
Burial will be held at Portales Cemetery. Fabian Chavez, J.C. Sena, Roy Jaramillo, Sal Gonzales, Jimmy Salazar, and Pat Barnes will serve as pallbearers.
Larry was born September 25, 1957, to Moises and Petra (Montoya) Gomez in Cheyenne, WY, raised the majority of his life in Portales.
He was member of Grace Fellowship Baptist Church, enjoyed gardening, yard work, working outdoors and making people laugh. Larry loved spending time with family, friends and having them all together.
Survivors include his long time companion; Pauline Gonzales of the home, two sons; Sal (Nicole) Gonzales of Portales NM, Jimmy (DeAndra) Salazar of Hawaii, eight sisters; Theresa ( Jesse) Gomez of California, Dora (Miguel) Garcia of California, Prisicilla Toro of Clovis, NM, Rosie Montano of Clovis, NM, Joann (Juan) Chavez of Lubbock, TX, Patsy (Phillip) Gomez of California, Betty Pryor of Clovis, NM, Berlinda (Carl) Sanchez of Albuquerque, NM, four grandsons; Jonathyn and Ethyn Gonzales, Isaiah, Elijah and Noah Salazar, one granddaughter; Rheagyn Gonzales, numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents; Moises and Petra, brother; Moises Jr.
Memorial contributions can be made to;
, PO Box 1856, Clovis, NM 88102-1856.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Muffley Funeral Home (575) 762-4435 www.muffleyfuneralhome.com.
Published in the Clovis News Journal on Aug. 14, 2014