Leo James “Blackie” Gonzales Sr. went to The Lord on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at the age of 87. Loving father of Paula Gonzales Faucheux and the late Leo J. Gonzales Jr. Grandfather of twins, Joseph T. Faucheux Jr and Sarah Anne Faucheux. Brother of Gay Gonzales Hunt (Jim). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Pauline Asevedo Gonzales and Peter Gonzales and his brother Huey Gonzales Sr. Leo was a member of the International Longshoremen’s Association (I.L.A). He was loved by many, friend to all and will be dearly missed. In his memory the family requests “Please be kind to all those you meet”.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at St Bernard Catholic Church, 2805 Bayou Rd, St Bernard, LA 70085, LA. on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 1:00 PM. Interment will follow in St Bernard Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11:00 AM. To sign the on line guest register, please visit www.Greenwoodfuneralhome.net