SAN DIEGO - Diana G. Gonzales, 53, passed away on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 in a Dallas hospital after a long illness. She was born on August 16, 1963 to Rosendo and Lydia Garza in San Diego, Texas. Diana enjoyed barbecuing with her family and watching football, basketball games.She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, and aunt that will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Arnoldo Garza, Raul Garza and Ricardo Tanguma.

Diana is survived by her husband Jose L. Gonzales, Sr.; five children, Abbey Marie Rios (Luis Bazan), Beyanca Gutierrez (Mathew) Bethany Rios, Carolina Ware (Courtney) and Jose L. Gonzalez, Jr.; three grandchildren, Madison Mina and Mavare Madelyn Gutierrez, and Brandon Luis Bazan; four sisters, Irma Hernandez, Estella Garza (Ariel Hernandez) Sara Garza (Israel Gonzalez) and Lydia Garza; two brothers, Ruben Rene Garza and Rosendo Garza, Jr. (Alice Trevino); numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday, October 7, 2016 at the Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas with a Rosary at 7 p.m. that evening. Funeral Mass will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at St. Francis De Paula Catholic Church in San Diego, Texas. Interment will follow at the San Diego Cemetery #2 in San Diego, Texas.

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Arrangements entrusted to Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas