Jun 132012

Julio Eduardo Gomez, 58, passed away on Friday, June 1, 2012, in Holbrook. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 8 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Holbrook.

He was born on July 28, 1953, in Zacapa, Guatemala, to Federico Guillermo Gomez and Rosa Virginia Alcas de Gomez.

Julio was a man who was always there for everyone. He was always helping others by giving his time, money, food or whatever was needed. He had no thought for himself, only those around him. He was a friend to all and will be greatly missed by all who ever came in contact with him. He was the love of our lives.

Survivors include his special companion, Mona Lisa Padilla of Holbrook; two children, Virginia Elizabeth Gomez and Marinee Gomez, both of Guatemala; and a sister, Dora E. Gomez of Glendale.

Owens Livingston Mortuary of Holbrook was in charge of the arrangements.