Max Rey Gonzales
December 19, 1941
February 26, 2013
Resident of Newark, CA
Entered into rest on February 26, 2013 in Fremont, CA at the age of 71. Beloved husband of 42 years to Molly Gonzales. Devoted father to Mitchell Gonzales, Renee Perez, Michael Gonzales, Crystal Pagan, and Minerva Gonzales. Loving grandfather to Erica, Mitchell, Jaleh, Elliott, Manon, and Nicholas. Caring great-grandfather to LaNia, Luciano, Daniel, and Eric. Cherished brother of Agar Pena. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Born December 19, 1941 in Chicago, IL, Max's first job was at his Dad's tortilla factory, La Fortuna, in Decoto delivering tortillas. Later in life he worked at the Ford and NUMMI plants for over 43 years.
Max loved sports. He himself played football, baseball, and softball. He even coached his kids and grand-kids in softball and football. Max also enjoyed mariachi music, going to the movies, and family vacations.
Visitation will be held on Monday, March 4, from 4-8pm with a Chapel Service at 6pm at Fremont Memorial Chapel, 3723 Peralta Blvd., Fremont, CA 94536.