A Mass of Christian burial for Arturo Gonzalez Tovar age 42, will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Friday, April 21, 2017 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Marshall, TX where Mr. Gonzalez was a longtime member. Celebrating the Mass will be Father Luis Arroyave. Visitation will be Thursday evening from 5:00-8:00 PM with a Rosary beginning at 6:00 PM at Sullivan Funeral Home. Burial will be at St. Joseph Cemetery in Marshall.
Arturo was born December 2, 1974 in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato Mexico to Maria Isabel Tovar and Jose Gonzalez. He passed away unexpectedly on April 17, 2017 in Marshall due to a work related accident.
Arturo was a supervisor at Marshall Pottery where he had worked for the past 11 years. He was a very loving husband, father, son, brother and friend. He enjoyed taking his children to the movies, camping and watching them compete in sports! Arturo liked to cook and just spend time with his friends and family but, above all he loved spoiling his wife!
Mr. Gonzalez was proceeded in death by his maternal grandparents, Nasario Tovar and Encarnacion Mosqueda; parental grandparents, Cruz Gonzalez and Erculana Zarate; two uncles, Nicolas and Pedro Gonzalez; and aunt, Aurora Gonzalez all of San Miguel de Allende Gto, MX; and his nephew, Zachery Ledbetter of Marshall, TX. He is survived by his loving wife of 19 years, Evelia Rios Gonzalez; son, Kevin Arturo Gonzalez; two daughters, Gabriela Evett and Sopia Elane Gonzalez all of Marshall; parents, Maria Isabel Tovar and Jose Gonzalez of San Miguel de Allende Gto, MX; 43 nieces and nephews, many aunts, uncles, cousins and other family members, as well as a host of friends.