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Juanita Gonzales

April 24, 1955 ~ January 13, 2024 (age 68) 68 Years Old
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Juanita Gonzales Obituary

Juanita Gonzales

April 24, 1955 – January 13, 2024

Juanita Gonzales, a beacon of love and laughter, passed away on January 13, 2024, in Fennville, Michigan, at the age of 68. Born on April 24, 1955, in Weslaco, Texas, she was a cherished daughter to the late Elias and Aurora (SanMiguel) Gonzales and a sister to loving family with five brothers and three sisters.

Juanita's life was one filled with joy and the company of her dear siblings. She was predeceased by Ray Gonzales, Martin (Paula) Gonzales, and Julian (Gloria) Gonzales. Her memory will be treasured and kept alive by her surviving siblings: Manuel (San Juana) Gonzales, Gloria Gonzales, Rosa (Emeterio) Jimenez, Angelica (Pedro) Peña, and Juan (Lydia) Gonzales. She was also a beloved aunt to many, many nieces and nephews, who will miss her humor and warmth.

Known for her infectious smile and kind heart, Juanita was a fixture in her community, where she was often seen enjoying her favorite local spots. Her presence could light up any room, and her sense of humor brought laughter to every family gathering. Juanita's love for her family was immense, and she cherished every moment spent with them.

Juanita had a zest for life and an array of interests that kept her spirit young. She was an avid bowler, always striving for that perfect strike. Her hands were rarely still, as she enjoyed cross-stitching, creating intricate designs that reflected her patience and attention to detail. On quieter days, Juanita found relaxation in solving word search puzzles or beading keychains, each a small testament to her creativity and love for crafts.

Those who knew Juanita will remember her as loving, kind, and funny. She had a gift for making others feel loved and valued, and her compassionate spirit was evident in all her interactions. Juanita's laughter was a melody that resonated in the hearts of those around her, and her kindness was a gentle force that made the world a better place.

As we bid farewell to Juanita Gonzales, we celebrate a life lived with fullness and grace. Her legacy of love and laughter will continue to inspire and comfort her family and friends. Juanita's passing leaves a void that can never be filled, but her spirit will forever be a guiding light in the lives of those she touched.

Visitation for Juanita will be Friday, January 19, 2024 from 9am-11am with service to start at 11am at San Felipe Church, 5586 117th Ave. Fennville, Michigan 49408. Burial to follow at Pearl Cemetery.

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Funeral Service
January 19, 2024

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
San Felipe de Jesus Catholic Church
5586 117th Avenue
Fennville, MI 49408

January 19, 2024

9:00 PM to 11:00 AM
San Felipe Church

Interment following funeral service
January 19, 2024

Pearl Cemetery


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