Estevan Gonzalez, Sr.

Obituary of Estevan Gonzalez, Sr.

Estevan “Steve” Gonzalez, Sr.


Age 58, our loving husband, dad, grandpa, son, brother, uncle , nephew, and cousin went home to the Lord on January 9, 2019.  Born April 30, 1960 in San Benito, Texas.  Steve retired from General Motors after 30 years of service.   He was a member of   U.A.W. Local #652.  He was gifted musician able to play numerous instruments.  He loved all genres of  music, especially Tejano music.  He enjoyed “Cruising” and would always know the most scenic route to drive to every destination.

Surviving are his wife  Amalia “Molly” Gonzalez; 2 sons, Estevan “Steve” Gonzalez, Jr., Bobby Gonzalez; 2 step-children,  Johnny  Albarez, III, and Jenny (Jimmy) Pena; 8 combined grandchildren, Gabriel DeJesus, Elliana Simon, Estevan Gonzalez, III, Lorenzo David Gonzalez, Francisco Pena, Amalianita Pena, Tyler Albarez, and Phoenix Albarez; father, Luis Gonzalez, Sr.; brother, Luis (Angie) Gonzalez, Jr.; 3 sisters, , Yolanda (Juvencio “Junior”) Aldaco, Magdalena (Robert) Depew and Irene Gonzalez ; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and other family members and friends. Steve was preceded in death by his mother, Juanita Gonzalez in September of 2015.

Visitation will be 2-4, 6-8 P.M. Wednesday, Jan. 16, with Funeral Services at 1:00 P.M. Thursday, January 17, 2019 in the Tiffany Funeral Home, 3232 W. Saginaw, Lansing, MI, with Pastor Andrew Gates officiating.   Interment will follow at East Lawn Memory Garden in Okemos.  Friends may visit the guest book at