Gonzales,  Ray

Gonzales, Ray

Male 1935 - 2018  (83 years)

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  • Name Gonzales, Ray  [1
    Born 28 Feb 1935  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Jun 2018  [1
    Obituary 27 Jun 2018  New Iberia, Iberia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    David Funeral Home 
    • Funeral services will be conducted for Ray Gonzales, 83, at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, in the David Funeral Home Chapel. Burial with Military Graveside Rites will be at the Louisiana National Cemetery in Zachary, LA. on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at 2:30 PM.

      Visitation will be at David Funeral Home at 1101 Trotter St. in New Iberia on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, from 8:00 AM until 11:00 AM.

      A native of Estherwood and a resident of New Iberia, Mr. Gonzales passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2018, at 3:14 PM in a New Iberia hospital.

      Mr. Gonzales enlisted in the U.S. Army and served for 20 years and retired as Chief Warrant Officer and during his enlistment he served during the Korean Conflict and Vietnam Era.

      Mr. Gonzales also retired as Chief of Security at the Smithsonian Institute with the Department of Defense in Washington.

      He is survived by his son, Marvin Gonzales and his wife Michele of Baton Rouge; his granddaughter, Samatha Kelly Gonzales; his grandson, Tyler Gonzales and his great grandchildren, Jenna Gonzales, Sophie Erminger and Nicholas Erminger.
      He was preceded in death by his parents, Pierre Gonzales and Cedonia Myers Gonzales; his brothers, Gus Gonzales, Roy Gonzales and Ivy Gonzales and his sister, Aline Gonzales Touchet.

      You can sign the guest register book and / or send condolences at www.davidfuneralhome.org

      David Funeral Home of New Iberia, 1101 Trotter St. (337) 369-6336 is in charge of arrangements.
    Reference Number 548998 
    Buried 27 Jun 2018  Gonzales, Ascension, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Louisiana National Cemetery
    303 Mount Pleasant Road
    Zachary, Louisiana 70791
    https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2441735/louisiana-national-cemetery 
    Person ID I548998  Our Family 2021
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2018 

    Father Gonzales, Pierre,   b. 27 Oct 1898, St. Martinville, St. Martin, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1951, Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Myers, Marie Sedonia,   b. 31 Dec 1905, Crowley, Acadia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1940, Estherwood, Acadia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 8 Jul 1922  Crowley, Acadia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F54333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S164] David Funeral Homes, David Funeral Homes, ((http://www.davidfuneralhome.org/sitemaker/sites/DAVIDF1/?page=index)), accessed 27 Jun 2018), Entry for Ray Gonzales; http://www.davidfuneralhome.org/memsol.cgi?user_id=2115751. (Reliability: 3), 27 Jun 2018.