Rafael G. Gomez, 82, passed away on the morning of March 28, 2019.
He was born to Martin and Mercedes Gomez in San Miguel, Mexico and lived in Douglas for over 60 years.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his brother Octavio Gomez (Maria) and his sister Ana Luisa Martinez (Jose). He is survived by his wife Gloria Rodriguez; his brother Martin Gomez (Carolina); his sister Blanca Escarcega (Francisco); his daughters Yvette Arias (Armando), Carol Hernandez-Pedroza (Luis), Linda Morales (Tony) and Laura Pedroza; his son Manuel Pedroza (Griselda); his grandchildren Kiana, Tiara and Ty Arias (Judith), Kiara and Katya Hernandez, Marquis and Devin Morales, and Vivika Pedroza; and great-grandson Santiago Arias.
Rafael was a husband, father and grandfather who was loved by all his family and friends. He will be greatly missed.
The Rosary will be held on April 5 at St. Luke’s Church at 10:30 a.m. with services following.