Bienvinida Laurzano Gonzales, 97 years old passed away Friday on May 19, 2023. She died in Springville, Utah. She was born on April 9, 1926, in Iba Tarlac City, Philippines to Sergio Laurzano and Leonora Domingo. She married Elpidio Mateus Gonzales on April 14, 1950, in Quezon City Manila Philippines. He preceded her in death on January 28, 1995.
She came to the USA in 1979. She was an excellent seamstress. She enjoyed making clothes for her family and for others who were in need. She enjoyed taking care of different kinds of animals. She enjoyed being around her family. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and she loved all her children and grandchildren. She was a member of the Seventh-Day Adventist church all her life. She and her husband sang in church. She loved her Heavenly Father and the Savior. She loved reading the Bible every day. She loved praying.
She is survived by her four children: Mishael Gonzales of San Diego, California; Rachel Fullmer of Springville, Utah; Eleazer Gonzales of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Emmanuel Gonzales of Springville, Utah; twelve grandchildren; and nineteen great grandchildren. She is survived by a brother, she was preceded in death by her husband Elpidio Gonzales, one brother and three sisters. She was also preceded in death by her grandchild Kylie Fullmer.
She will be interred in the Evergreen cemetery. We will miss her dearly.
Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 203 at 10:00am at the Springville Evergreen Cemetery, 1997 East 400 South, Springville.
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