Jesse S. Gomez
Published in the Valley Morning Star on 8/22/2008
MCALLEN, TX. - Jesse
S. Gomez, 78, entered eternal rest on Thursday, August 21, 2008 at his
residence. He was born October 30, 1929 in Edcouch, Texas.
He is survived by his wife Eunice Hernandez Gomez, his sons; Jesse S.Gomez
Jr., Jerry Gomez (Cindy), Jeff Gomez (Betty), James Gomez (Dee), Jay Gomez
and his 2 step-sons Luis Guerra and Rodney Santa Ana. He is also survived
by his step-daughter Marilu Chappell (Robert) and numerous grandchildren,
step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Jesse was a successful and well-known Insurance Agent in Laredo and the
Rio Grande Valley.
He was a past member of the Harlingen School Board, Board member of Region
One, Referee Association, and past member of various other civic organizations.
Jesse was a professional baseball player, accomplish-ed golfer, and recently
inducted into the Leo Najo Hall of Fame.
Jesse was always positive, enjoyed his many friends and family and always
loved to make people laugh. We will miss you, Jesse.
Visitation will be held on Friday August 22, 2008 at Funeraria Del Angel,
from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. We will have a celebration of his life with
a chapel service on August 23, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. at Funeraria Del Angel
Arrangements have been made for a Cremation. In lieu of flowers, the family
request that contributions be made to the Alzheimer's Associations.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Funeraria Del Angel 3611 North
Taylor Rd. Mission, Texas Phone# (956) 994-1238 Fax# (956) 994-1266
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