A Memorial Mass will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2013, 10 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Gridley, California, for Jorge M. Gonzalez, 67. He passed away February 16, 2013 in Chico, California.
He was born July 23, 1945 in Mexico to Manuel and Francisca Gonzalez.
Jorge was a long time resident of Gridley, having worked many years for Red Top Rice Growers in Biggs. He was very loving and caring to everyone, always willing to help others. He was a devoted father and grandfather.
Jorge was preceded in death by his father Manuel Gonzalez, brother Alejandro Gonzalez, and one daughter Sylvia Gonzalez.
He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Hortencia Gonzalez, of Biggs; son, Jorge (Julie) Gonzalez, of Gridley; one daughter, Sonia Props, of Gridley; mother, Francisca Marquez, sister, Clara Bencomo, of Biggs, and five grandchildren.
Father Avram Brown will officiate the Memorial Mass.
Arrangements are entrusted to Gridley-Block Funeral Chapel.