PRICE - Don A. Gonzales, age 75, passed away on March 3, 2013 at his home in Price.
He was born Sept. 14, 1937 in Arboles, Colo., to Phil and Ana Marie Candeleria Gonzales.
Married Patricia Jean Marshall on June 26, 1970 in Las Vegas, Nev. She died on April 22, 2012.
Don grew up in Carbon County and served as a paratrooper in the U.S. Army, but was happiest as a cowboy. Don wrangled cattle and rode broncs and bulls in rodeos around the western states. He was a kind man with a quick wit and an easy smile. Don was always willing to help others.
Survived by his sisters, Ruby Kelly and Olivia Moreton; brothers, Phil Gonzales, Ralph Gonzales and Carlos Escandon.
Preceded in death by his parents; wife, Patricia.
As per Don's request no formal service will be held. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home of Price where friends are always welcome daily and may share memories of Don online at www.mitchellfuneralhome.net.
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