REYES S. GONZALES Reyes S. Gonzales, 86, of Arroyo Seco, NM passed away on January 14, 2014. Reyes was born and raised in Abiquiu, NM, attended El Rito Northern Normal High School, and was a veteran of the United States Navy. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service and was owner of Rio Grande Camper Sales. Reyes was preceded in death by his parents Jose Pablo and Anita Gonzales, daughter Diane Chacon; brother Paul Gonzales; and sisters Helen Cowel, Mary Sandoval, Josie Burkhardt, and Patsy Lucero. He is survived by his daughter Lorraine G. McGuinness (William) of Espanola, son Gilbert J. Gonzales (Gina) of Santa Fe; grandchildren Melissa Gordon (Cliff), Heidi Lattuca (JD), Erin Gonzales (Chris Montoya), Chris Gonzales, and Lucas Gonzales; great grandchildren Kylee and Ashley Gordon; sister Carmen Naranjo and brother Armando Gonzales. Services will include a public viewing Monday, January 20, 6:00- 7:00 p.m., at Rivera Family Funeral Home in Espanola; Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 21, at Holy Cross Parish in Santa Cruz; and burial at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday January 22, at National Cemetery in Santa Fe. Arrangements by Rivera Family Funeral Home (505) 753-2288. To share a memory, please visit our website at

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Published in Santa Fe New Mexican on Jan. 1, 1900