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January 23, 1949 November 11, 2022
January 23, 1949 -- November 11, 2022

Perry Paul Gonzales

On the eve of November 11, 2022, Perry Paul Gonzales of Rowlett went to be with the Lord at the age of 73.
Perry was born to Edwin and Opal Gonzales in Dallas January 23, 1949.
Perry served proudly in the Marines from 1966 through 1969 then followed up in the reserves from 1969 through 1972. Perry then stepped into a career of construction where he spent 42 years mastering the plastering trade which the last 22 years was with Baker Triangle, before retirement in 2011.
Perry was an avid NASCAR fan. He enjoyed his spare time as flagman for various racetracks in the Dallas area in which he also drove when he had the opportunity. 
Perry is preceded in death by his parents, brothers Tony Gonzales and Brett Gonzales, his aunt Dorothy Wade, granddaughter Alyssa Gonzales and nieces, Stephanie Scott and Cynthany Gonzales. He is survived by his wife of 28 years Ally Gonzales, sister-in-law, Karen Gonzales, daughters and sons-in-law Shelly and Keith Forrest, Joni and John Lunsford, sons, Paul Gonzales and Brian Grimes, niece Tiffany Gonzales, and a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren. Please join us in celebrating his life.


Gene Gonzales November 14, 2022

Cousin Prairieville , Louisiana

Perry, our cousin. was the last of his immediate family And over the years we always really enjoyed the times we were able to get together..we will miss those times. Our thoughts and prayers for the wives and family.

Wilson Melinda November 14, 2022

Friend Riesel , Texas

Dear Ally my friend, I’m So sorry to hear of Perry’s passing . I didn’t get to spend time with Perry other than when we all meant for lunch . He was a great man . I know he will be missed by all. I am always here for you Ally . I’m a call away . Prayers for you and family . Melinda Wilson

Renaldo Lopez November 14, 2022

Friend Dallas , Texas

Prayers to Perry's family.Went to High school with Perry.He was kind and gentle soul.He was loved by many.RIP my old friend.

Ellen Flanery November 15, 2022

Friend Mesquite , Texas

Ally my heart goes out to you, I am so sorry to hear of Perry’s passing. Praying for God to wrap his loving and comforting arms around you and your family. Keeping all of you in my prayers. I know how it hurts to lose a special loved one. ❤️🙏 I know how your heart is breaking