Arthur Gonzales Sr., 79, passed away in Flagstaff, AZ on February 20, 2020. He was born on March 20, 1940 in Belen, NM to Felipe and Paublita Gonzales.
Art was a retired pipefitter and plumber. He served in the US Army National Guard as a staff sergeant with the military police. Art loved old cars and was very interested in the history of Flagstaff and Belen, NM. Art was a member of the American Legion and the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of Plumbing and Pipefitting.
Art is survived by his two daughters, Laura Gonzales (Paul) and Angela Rose Gonzales; and his son Arthur Gonzales Jr, sister Donna Conde and brother Louie Gonzales, 3 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Art is preceded in his passing by parents, two sisters Cecilia Baldanado and Teresa Arguello; and three brothers, Patrick Gonzales, Ralph Gonzales and Edwin Gonzales (passed at birth).
Services will be held on Friday, March 6, 2020 at San Francisco de Asis Catholic Church, 1600 E. Route 66, beginning with a rosary at 9:30 and a memorial mass at 10:30. Inurnment will immediately follow at Calvary Cemetery with Veterans Honors.
Condolences for the family may be shared at www.FlagstaffMortuary.com.
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