He was preceded in death by his wife, Concepcion McHaney; and son, Alejos Gonzales.
He is survived by his six children: Luis (Juanita) Gonzales, Armando Gonzales, Genoveva Gonzales, Benita Gonzales, Roberto Gonzales, and Sam (Hermelinda) Gonzales. He is also survived by eight grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held on Friday, May 11, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home in San Benito, Texas.
A chapel service will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Restlawn Memorial Park in La Feria, Texas.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family of Ygnacio B. Gonzales at www.thomaegarza.com.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Thomae-Garza Funeral Directors, 395 S. Sam Houston, San Benito, Texas; (956) 399-1331.