SHEFFIELD VILLAGE - Mr. Ignatius Gonzales, 78, passed away at his home on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. |
He is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years of marriage, Carol Gonzales of Sheffield Village; daughters, Carol (Richard) Phillips of Sheffield Village, Corrinne (Chris) Zvosec of Oberlin, Karen Counts of Lorain, and Kathleen Gonzales of Sheffield Village; sons, David (Mary) Gonzales of Lorain, and Michael Gonzales of Sheffield Lake; 19 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren, sisters, Mary Jones, and Teresa Bodjo; and brothers, Fred, Arthur and Ray Gonzales.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jesus and Theresa Gonzalez; sister, Chava (Genero) Ybarra; brothers, Jose (Delores), Jesse (Josephine), and Manuel (Anna) Gonzales.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2150 Broadway, Lorain (440) 244-1961 on Friday, August 22, 2014 from 2-4 & 6-8 PM.
Closing prayers will be held at the funeral home on Saturday at 9:20 AM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 1305 East Erie Avenue, Lorain, OH 44052, Fr. Richard E. Hudak, Pastor, officiating with Fr. Craig M. Hovanec, Pastor, con-celebrating.
Christian burial services will follow where military honors will be performed by the U.S. Marine Corp.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Anthony's Adoration Chapel, 1305 E Erie Ave., Lorain, OH 44052.
Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Morning Journal on Aug. 21, 2014