Laredo, Texas Benito Leandro Gonzalez, born on Feb. 27, 1948, in Winnebago, died at Laredo Medical Center, Laredo, Texas, on Sept. 23, 2012.
He is survived by his wife, Trinidad Gonsalez; her children, Alicia (Isaias Martinez), of Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, Francisca (Alfonso Salazar), of Indianapolis, Ind., Maria Rangel, of Indianapolis, Felipe (Shasta), of Wells, Jose (Paty), of Laredo, Cristina Gutierrez, of Laredo, and Alberto, of Kiester; brothers and sisters, Antonio (Gloria), of Blue Earth, Olga (Ben Torres), of Blue Springs, Mo., Robert (Dianne), of South Lyon, Mich., Martina Borjas, of Chamberlain, S.D., Marcella (Max Mejia), of Wells, Lila Galindez, of Blue Earth, Salvador (Peggy), of Kiester, Roque (Dawn), of Winnebago, Ralph (Sue), of Eagle Lake, Nancy Gonsalez, of Dickinson, Texas, and Timoteo (Leighanne), of Dodge City, Kansas. He is also survived by 30 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; along with 34 nephews and nieces and 43 great-nephews and nieces.
Memorial service will be at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, at the Cornerstorn Evangelical Free Church, 125 N. Moore St., Blue Earth, MN, and the funeral service at 1 p.m. at the church on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. Interment to follow at the Riverside Cemetery in Winnebago.
Benito L. Gonzalez
He was cremated at the Joe Jackson Funeral Home in Laredo.