Christina “Chris” D. Gonzalez (Duran)

Christina “Chris” D. Gonzalez (Duran)

Christina “Chris” D. Gonzalez (Duran) entered into the glory of eternal life on March 7, 2024, in Brownsville, Texas, at the age of 68. She was born on May 6, 1955, in Brownsville, Texas.

Christina was an outgoing and loving individual who was known for her skills as a pool player and her love for the beach. She enjoyed playing Bunco and Loteria with friends and family, as well as swimming in the ocean.

In her professional life, Christina worked as a legal secretary. She was a dedicated member of El Buen Pastor Methodist Church, where she found comfort and community.

She is survived by her spouse, Mariano Gonzalez Jr., daughter Amanda Gonzalez, son Aaron Gonzalez (Samantha), and grandson Jace Gonzalez.   She is also survived by her father Francisco Duran (Alicia),
mother Ventura Rocha Martinez,  siblings Jeanette Duran, Oscar Duran, Norma Alaniz, Bertha Duran, Francisco Duran Jr (Ofelia), Fabian Martinez, Diana Villareal, Analisa Martinez, Sandra Martinez, Alfredo Martinez Jr, Alberto Martinez, Jennifer Lee Martinez and numerous nieces and nephews.

A service to honor and celebrate Christina’s life will be held at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home & Crematory on Tuesday, March 12, 2024. Visitation will take place from 1pm to 8pm, with a Memorial Service at 6pm and a Celebration of Life at 7pm. Services will conclude at the end of the evening. 

We kindly request that in lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Sunshine Haven, Inc. 7105 W. Lakeside Blvd. Olmito, TX. 78575.

Christina will be dearly missed by all who knew her, but her memory will live on in the hearts of those she touched.

Services are under the guidance of Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Crematory & Flower Shop. 657 Springmart Blvd., Brownsville, Texas. (956) 350-8485.