Maria Antonia Gomez
January 17, 1930 - April 7, 2016
Maria Antonia Gomez, 86 years old died peacefully on April 7, 2016.
She was born on January 17, 1930, in Aguascalientes, Mexico, to Seferino Palomino and Benita Arellano.
On September 25, 1955, she married Vicente Gomez and together they had eight children. One of the things that brought her the most joy was spending time with her family. Antonia was a very hardworking lady and devoted to taking care of her loved ones. She was a devout member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Antonia is survived by her husband of 60 years and eight children: Lulu Gomez of Del Rio, TX, Marco Gomez and wife Gaby of Big Lake, TX, Alberto Gomez and wife Evangelina of Big Spring, TX, Laura Rodriguez of Big Lake, TX, Arnold Gomez and wife Veronica of Big Lake, TX, Lina Abreu and husband Rixio of San Antonio, TX, Elizabeth Rivero and husband Juan “Chino” of Big Lake, TX, and Maribel Gomez and fiancée Jose Barajas of Big Lake, TX. Also left behind are 29 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren, two brothers Pedro Palomino and Jesus Palomino, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation was from 3:00 to 9:00 PM on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Gutierrez Funeral Chapels, 1102 Kinickerbocker Rd. in San Angelo, TX. A graveside service was conducted at 10:00 AM on Sunday, April 10, 2016 at Glen Rest Cemetery in Big Lake, TX.