Rufino Gonzalez, age 83 passed away Sunday, November 27th , 2022. Born in Rio Grande City and raised at La Sandia Ranch. He survived by his wife Nelda Cruz Gonzalez and his son, Gilbert, A brother Ramiro -Lucy and numerous nieces and nephews. He is proceeded in death by his parents Santiago Sr and Sofia G. Gonzalez, siblings Fernando, Santiago jr, Maria G. ramirez, Arturo and Isuaro Gonzalez. visitation will begin on Tuesday, November 29th from 3pm to 7pm with a holy rosary at 6pm and Wednesday, November 30th, from 9am to 1:45pm with a holy rosary at 12 noon followed by a holy mass at Immaculate Conception church at 2pm.