Jorge F. Gonzalez, 97, passed away at home in Oshkosh, WI, on April 21, 2022. He was born on February 5, 1925 to Teodoro and Felicitas (Marquez) Gonzalez in Mexico City, Mexico.
Jorge loved his family; they were everything to him. Jorge was a kind and compassionate man who would give you the shirt off his back if you asked. He enjoyed traveling and playing guitar. Jorge had a unique sense of humor and always found humor in every situation.
Jorge was the patriarch of a large family. He is survived by his four daughters, Tracy Gonzalez, Celia (Luis) Arguello, Rachel (Kamal) Ben-Ismail, and Maria (Uriel) Perez; grandchildren, Celia Luisa, Luis Miguel, Juan Carlos, Maria Lisias, Anwar, Zachary, Dina, Jacqueline, Teodoro III, Samantha, Raul, Juan, and Victora Geraldine; great-grandchildren, Mariana, Jaden, Felipe, Jay’lon, Je’mari, Ardriyonna, Melanie, Rachel, and Teodoro IV. He is further survived by many other family members and step-family members.
Jorge is preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Geraldine (Cureton) Gonzalez; second wife, Paula Covarrubias; son, Teodore Gonzalez II; siblings, Severo Gonzalez Marquez, Guillermo Gonzalez Marquez, Jesus Gonzalez Marquez, Alfonso Gonzalez Marquez, and Raquel Ortega-Gonzalez.
Catholic Funeral Mass will be held for Jorge at Most Blessed Sacrament (St. Mary Church), 605 Merritt Ave., Oshkosh, WI 54901 on Saturday, June 4th at 11am. A celebration of life will be held at Union Hall, 2920 Oregon Street, Oshkosh WI, 54902 following mass at 1pm.