Alfonso "Al" Gamez
December 6, 1956 - July 13, 2018
Memorial Services for Alfonso “Al” Gamez, Jr., 61, a life-long Hereford resident will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Iglesia Bautista de Nueva Vida (New Life Baptist Church), 201 Country Club Dr. in Hereford with Reverend Paul Garcia, pastor, officiating. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Parkside Chapel Funeral Home. Mr. Gamez passed away Friday, July 13, 2018 in Hereford.
Alfonso Gamez, Jr. was born December 6, 1956 in Eden, Texas to Alfonso Gamez, Sr. and Esther (Rosas) Gamez. Al attended Hereford Schools and graduated in 1976. He met Brenda House and they married on October 23, 1982. Mr. Gamez worked as a concrete finisher for many years and was the caretaker at West Park Cemetery for nine years.
He is survived by his loving wife Brenda House Gamez of the home; one son, Quintin Gamez of Hereford; three brothers, Mario Gamez of Bryan, Texas, Thomas Gamez, and Mark Gamez; and three sisters, Odelia Brock of Haysville, Kansas, Adelia Marquez of Belton, Texas, and Rosalinda Gamez of Amarillo, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and three sisters, Sylvia Gamez, Barbara Hart, and Rosalba Gamez.