YOAKUM: Tomas Gomez-Contreras, 67, passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018. He was born December 20, 1950 in San Felipe Gto., Rancho la Cienega, Mexico to the late Carlos Gomez and Maria Dolores Contreras.
He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and worked at Eddy Packing Co. for many years.
Survivors are his wife, Guadalupe Gomez of Yoakum; daughters, Juana Gomez, Yesenia Gomez, Virginia Gomez, Angelica Gomez and Maria Quilpas (Mario), all of Yoakum; son, Jose Gomez of Yoakum; 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters and 3 brothers.
Preceded in death by his parents; 1 brother.
Rosary 6 p.m., Thursday, February 8, 2018 at Thiele Cooper Funeral Home.
Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Friday, February 9, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Rev. Jacob Koether officiating. Burial to follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.