Irene Gonzales was born Feb. 19, 1925 in Lafayette, CO. Daughter to Patricio and Eugenia Herrera. Sister to Eva, Isabel and Della. Wife to Thomas Gonzales and mother to James, Thomas, Kenneth and David . Grandmother to 8 grandchildren and great- grandmother to 9 great- grandchildren .
Irene moved from Daly City, CA with her husband to Lake County in 1974. She worked at Sprouse- Reitz, was an active member at St. Mary Immaculate Church and volunteered at the Lakeport Senior Center. She lived a peaceful and happy life out on her property in Scott’s Valley, which is where she entered into eternal rest on June 21, 2020.
Irene is survived by her son, Kenneth; 8 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.