ROBSTOWN - Martina Gonzalez Velasco was called home by our Lord and Savior on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at the age of 51 surrounded by her loving family. Martina or as Martha as most of us knew her was born in Robstown, Texas on March 31, 1965 to Enrique and Ofelia Bueno Gonzalez. Martha was a loving wife, mother, sister, friend and a member of New Life Baptist Church and a lifelong resident of Robstown, Texas She will be dearly missed by all of her family, friends, and all those lives she touched with her kindness, contagious smile and her beautiful soul.
She goes home to the Lord to reunite with her parents, Enrique and Ofelia Gonzalez whom preceded her in death and leaves behind her loving husband of 34 years, Gerardo "Jerry" Velasco and two sons, Gerardo and Martin-Henri Velasco; one brother, Enrique Eliseo Gonzalez and one sister, Gloria Gonzalez Martinez, and a host of other relatives friends.
Family will receive friends for 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the New Life Baptist Church, 14358 Northwest Blvd., Corpus Christi, Texas with a prayer service at 7 p.m. that same evening.
Funeral service will be conducted on Friday, March 4, 2017 at 1 p.m. at the New Life Baptist Church with Rev. Raul Elizondo officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.
The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude of thanks to all for their unconditional love and care expressed to Martha during her illness.
Arrangements Entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.