Julian H. Gonzales
Published on -10/8/2012, 3:59 PM
Julian H. Gonzales, 46, Russell, formerly of Hays, Gorham and Victoria, died Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, from a motorcycle accident north of Great Bend.
He was born July 2, 1966, in Tulia, Texas, to Larry and Mary Karlin (Garcia) Gonzales. He attended schools in Goodland.
He married Vicky Werth on June 16, 1993, in Victoria. He worked in the oil patch for many years before going to work for Mike Weigel Construction.
Survivors include his wife, of the home; three sons, Nathaniel Rollett, St. Joseph, Mo., Ricky Gonzales and Ross Gonzales, both of Russell; a daughter, Randalynn Werth, Victoria; his mother, Mary Karlin, Hays; two brothers, Austin Sepeda, Phoenix, and Mark Sepeda, Seattle; a sister, Rose Rodriquez, Dallas; and nine grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, Larry Gonzales; his stepfather, Alfred Karlin; and a grandson.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary Queen of Angels Catholic Church, Russell; burial in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Russell.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.
A vigil/rosary will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church.
Memorials are suggested to Julian Gonzales Memorial Fund in care of the mortuary.