In Memory
  Robert G. Gonzalez Sr.
         WHEREAS, The Senate of the State of Texas honors and
  commemorates the life of Robert G. Gonzalez Sr., who died
  April 20, 2019, at the age of 85; and
         WHEREAS, Robert Gonzalez Sr. was born on March 2, 1934, in
  Refugio, to Lalo and Anita Gonzalez; he served the nation with
  distinction in the United States Army as a rifle master and a tank
  driver; he was a successful entrepreneur who owned and operated
  several businesses in Robstown; and
         WHEREAS, Mr. Gonzalez was devoted to his family; he was
  blessed with three children, Robert Gonzalez Jr., Sandra
  Gonzalez, and the late Sylvia Gonzalez Landeros, by his first
  wife, Emilia Gonzalez, and he was blessed with two stepchildren,
  Felipe Zuniga and Margarita Zuniga, by his second wife, the late
  Marie Zuniga Gonzalez; his six grandchildren and his
  great-grandson were a source of much pride and joy for him; and
         WHEREAS, A man of courage, strength, and generosity, he
  gave unselfishly to others, and his wisdom, warmth, and valued
  counsel will not be forgotten by those who were privileged to
  share in his life; and
         WHEREAS, Robert Gonzalez was beloved by many, and he leaves
  behind memories that will be treasured forever by his family and
  many friends; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas, 86th
  Legislature, hereby extend sincere condolences to the bereaved
  family of Robert G. Gonzalez Sr.; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for
  his family as an expression of deepest sympathy from the Texas
  Senate and that when the Senate adjourns this day, it do so in
  memory of Robert G. Gonzalez Sr.
        President of the Senate
        I hereby certify that the
    above Resolution was adopted by
    the Senate on May 15, 2019, by a
    rising vote.
        Secretary of the Senate
         Member, Texas Senate