J.C. Gonzalez III died Dec. 24, 2007.

He was born Nov. 7, 1948 in Robstown, to Cruz and Beatriz Gonzalez also of Robstown. He was a lifetime resident of Robstown and a member of St. John Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Norma Medellin; and a brother, Dennis Gonzalez.

He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Rose S. Gonzalez; two sons, J.C. Gonzalez IV and James A. Gonzalez; two daughters, Jaquelin (Ben) Garza and Jennifer Gonzalez (Matt Mullenix); three granddaughters, Victoria Nicole Garcia, Miranda Rhea Gonzalez and Maegan Bayleigh Mullenix; and several nieces and nephews.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Dec. 27 and 28, at Guardian Funeral Home. Rites of Christian Burial were celebrated at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at St. John Catholic Church in Robstown. Entombment followed in Robstown Memorial Park.

Pallbearers were James Gonzalez, Daniel Kouich, Albert Medellin, Joel Gonzalez, Joe Oscar Gonzalez, Javier Medellin, Rolando Salinas, Jose Salinas and Freddy Trevino.

Guardian Funeral Home