Richard Edward Gonzales, of Lompoc passed away Sunday, January 13, 2013, from a long illness at the age of 51. Richard was born June 2, 1961 in Chula Vista, California.
Richard is survived by his wife Rachel and two sons, his mother Elisa Gonzales, sister Sandra and three brothers, Arthur, Luis and Javier. Also many nieces nephews & cousins and many friends who loved him very much. He was preceded in death by his brother Alexander Gonzales, Jr.
Father Tom Cook will celebrate the mass of Christian burial on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 10am at La Purisima Catholic Church. The inurnment will follow in the Lompoc Evergreen Cemetery.