Teodoro R. Gonzalez, 77, died on Wednesday, May 6, 2009.

He was born on April 1, 1932 in Orange Grove to Manuel and Rafaela Resendez Gonzalez. He was a Catholic and a member of Basillica de San Juan del Valle.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Anita Gonzalez of Banquete; his children, Lucia (Jose) Hernandez of Robstown, Teodoro (Bellanilda) Gonzalez Jr., Pilar (Rosa) Gonzalez, Julia (Pedro) Llamas, all of Banquete, and San Juanita (Jose) Aguilar of Mathis; his brother, Remigio (Raquel) Gonzalez of Robstown; seven grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, six great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Friday, May 8, in the Ramon Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was celebrated at 1 p.m. at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church in Banquete. Interment followed at Banquete Cemetery.

Ramon Funeral Home Inc.