TOMASITA ALANIZ GONZALEZ, 91, was called home to be with the Lord on December 1, 2020, at her residence in Rio Grande City, Texas.
She was born on October 6, 1929 in Hebbronville, Texas to Jose Cruz Alaniz and Alejandra H. Alaniz.
She is proceeded in death by her parents, her husband, Rene J. Gonzalez, and her siblings, Cruz Hector Alaniz, Gloria A. Gonzalez, David Alaniz, Edna A. Castaneda, Mirtha A. Barrera, and Diego Juan Alaniz.
Left to cherish her memory are her children Rene A. Gonzalez, Maria T. Saenz, Jorge L. Gonzalez, Olivia G. Cruz (Carlos Jr.), Sandra Raymond (Jesse Solis), her grandchildren, Rene, Victor, Alexandra, Stacy, Eden, Jason, Aisha, Virginia, Cristina, Evan, John; her great grandchildren, Sofia, Tomas, Lucas, Christian, Kimberly, Jason Jr, and Tristan; and her surviving siblings Dora A. Garza, Rosario A. Garcia.
Tomasita attended schools in Hebbronville and graduated in 1947. Married July 22, 1951 to the love of her life Mr. Rene J. Gonzalez, they moved to Laredo and then to Rio Grande City in 1967.
Tomasita was very committed to serve her church and community as humble as possible. She was a lector along with her husband for many years at Immaculate Concepcion Church. She was also a member of Sacred Heart Society, Misericordia Divina and Catholic Daughters of Americas.
Tomasita will be dearly missed by her family, friends and all those whose lives she touched. She was a kind and gentle soul.
Due to the COVID19 pandemic we are respectfully asking that viewing be kept to only family members. Family and friends are invited to attend an outdoor burial service which will be held in Hebbronville.
RIO GRANDE CITY - TOMASITA A GONZALEZ, 91, DIED TUESDAY, DECEMBER 01, 2020 AT HER RESIDENCE IN RIO GRANDE CITY, TX. SANCHEZ FUNERAL HOME OF RIO GRANDE CITY WILL BE IN CHARGE OF HER FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS.