Juanita Gonzalez Mosqueda, 85 of Lubbock passed away Sunday, February 27, 2022. Visitation will begin Friday, March 4, 2022, at Calvillo Funeral Home from 1:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m., with a rosary beginning at 6:00 p.m. the same evening. Funeral Mass will begin, 10:00 a.m., Saturday, March 5, 2022, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church with Father Joseph Thanavelil officiating. All arrangements were made under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home & Chapel.
Juanita was born June 26, 1936, in Karnes City, Texas to the late Julian and Micqueda Gonzalez. In 1954, she married Bonifacio Mosqueda Sr. in Karnes City. Juanita was Catholic and served as a Guadalupana for St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. She was a hard worker and worked numerous years in the restaurant business, namely for La Melinche and Jose Ramirez Restaurant. She also worked for The Holiday Inn Hotel. However, Juanita’s greatest joy in life was spending time with her family.
She is preceded in death by two daughters Olga Mosqueda and Olivia Rodriguez
Those left to cherish her memory are her two sons Gary Mosqueda of San Antonio, and Bonifacio Mosqueda Jr. of Lubbock; four daughters Ofelia Taylor of Dallas, Dolores Mosqueda, Oralia Mosqueda and Donna Mosqueda all of Lubbock; a sister Guadalupe Arriola of San Antonio and Victoria Brogic of Kennedy, Texas; twenty-one grandchildren, twenty-three great grandchildren and eighteen great great grandchildren.