William Joseph Zavala
William Joseph Zavala, 62, a longtime resident of Gonzales, passed away suddenly but peacefully on Sunday, December 23, 2012. He was born October 19, 1950.
Willie was a loving father, grandfather, brother and friend to many. He will be deeply missed.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary N. Salas and his brother, Ruben David Salas.
He is survived by his son, William R. Zavala and his daughter, Elena R. Zavala of Gonzales; his grandchildren, Mireya, Evelyn and Serina Salinas and Adrian Zavala. He loved his children and grandchildren very much. He is also survived by brothers, Manuel Zavala of Watsonville, Richard Mota of Salinas and Augustine Escobedo of Gonzales; and sisters, Sandy Torres of Salinas and Rosemary Garcia of Salinas.
Services will be held Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., at St. Theodore's Church, 116 S. Belden St., Gonzales.
Potluck Reception immediately following the services at The American Legion Hall, 419 Fifth St., Gonzales.