Ray A. Gonzalez, 81, passed away on Thursday, December 2, 2021 at his residence in San Benito, Texas. He is preceded in death by his parents, Hilario Gonzalez and Consuelo Almaguer. 1 brother Carlos Gonzalez. Left to cherish his memory are loving children Johnny Ray Gonzalez, Robert Gonzalez, Sonya Garcia and Cynthia Gonzalez, siblings: sister Sylvia G. (Pastor Juan) Hernandez, brother Hilario (Janie) Gonzalez numerous of nieces and nephews numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. Visitation was held on Monday, December 6, 2021. from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at Thomae-Garza Funeral Home in San Benito, Texas. A 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to be held on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at Mont Meta Memorial Park in San Benito, Texas. You may sign the online guestbook, light a remembrance candle, or send words of comfort to the family of Ray A. Gonzalez at: www.thomaegarza.com. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Thomae-Garza Funeral Directors and Crematorium, 395 S. Sam Houston, San Benito, Texas, (956) 399-1331.