BISHOP - Benito Ruiz Gonzales, 69, was called home by our Lord and Savior on November 25, 2016. He was born on December 06, 1946 in Robstown, Texas to Ben H. Gonzales and Margarita Ruiz Gonzales. He proudly served our country in the US Army during Vietnam. Benito was raised in Robstown but resided in Bishop, Texas. He will be dearly missed by all of his family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents; a son, Benito P. Gonzales “Baby Ben”.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Lucia Paree Gonzales; his children, Corinna Gonzales, Sharon Gonzales (Rene Ramos), and Bennie J. Gonzales (Allen Moerbe); his brothers and sisters, Magdalena Gonzales, Estanislado Gonzales and Antonio Gonzales. He will also be missed by his six grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Prayer Service will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Service will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. Burial with military honors will follow at Robstown Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements Entrusted to Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.