Santiago “Jimmy” Gonzales, 83, of Amarillo, died Sunday, February 23, 2020.
Rosary will be at 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 26, 2020, in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel.
Mass will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, February 27, 2020 in St. Mary’s Cathedral with Msgr. Michael Colwell officiating. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Jimmy was born on May 1, 1936 in New Braunfels, Texas to Celia and Felipe Gonzales. He owned and operated Gonzales Cement Company. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, collecting guns, and spending time with his family.
He married Lucille Laumbach on May 1, 1981 in Amarillo.
Jimmy was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Pete Gonzales and wife Mary and Ramon Gonzales, and his son, Albert Gonzales.
He is survived by his wife, Lucille Gonzales of Amarillo; five sons, Rudy Gonzales and wife Brenda; Jesse Gonzales and wife Elia; Jimmy Gonzales, Steve Vigil, all of Amarillo; and John Vigil and wife Mely of Virginia Beach, Virginia; two daughters, Linda Gonzales and Mary Horne and husband Jeremy, all of Amarillo; two sisters, Gloria Coronado of Dallas and Lupe Gouge and husband Kenneth, of Amarillo; twenty-three grandchildren; thirty-seven great- grandchildren; and ten great-great-grandchildren.