Damian Alfonso Gonzalez
Damian Alfonso Gonzalez, age 23 of Litchfield Park, AZ passed away on September 2, 2018, in Florence, AZ. He was born February 11, 1995, in Phoenix, AZ to Alfonso Gonzalez and Erika Cruz. Damian was his mother’s first born child. Tender-hearted, kind and sensitive, he was his mother’s “Sonshine!” Damian was a good big brother and very protective of his sisters and brothers. Though he was funny and could be a jokester at times, he was also respectful and well mannered. He was like most young men and enjoyed music and cars and his mom’s cooking. He was very handsome and very confident of his great looks!
Damian took pride in his Mexican American heritage and was fluent in Spanish and English. He was optimistic and looked forward to many new adventures in his life. Most importantly, Damian loved his family with his whole heart! He knew the importance of love and loyalty and was very grateful for his family’s love & support.
His family is thankful for the many memories and letters that they have from him, each one ending with the words, “I love you & I Miss you!”
Damian is survived by his parents, Erika and Jesus M. Cruz, and Alfonso Gonzalez; sisters, Allyssa Gonzalez, Amaiah Cruz, Jessie M. Cruz, and Yesenia Perez; brothers, Nathaniel Gonzalez and Isaiah Cruz; and grandparents, Araceli Montano, Mario Aguirre, and Elena Gonzalez Garcia.
A funeral service will be held from 5:00 – 9:00 pm, Tuesday, September 18, 2018, at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338. Burial will take place at 10:00 am, Saturday, September 22, 2018, at Holy Cross Cemetery, 9925 W. Thomas Road, Avondale, AZ 85392.
Childhood Best friend
I love this picture of you and this is how I will always remember you Damien ❤️ You have a beautiful smile and perfect teeth. You were always so kind and welcoming to us giving up your room so we could sleep comfy. You may be gone but never forgotten. Rest In Peace we love you! Romero’s
My sweet baby boy, there are no words to express how you’re missed right now. We are all completely heartbroken and not sure how to get through this, but rest easy because I know it’s temporary and one day we will be reunited, happy and in perfection. Love you with all my heart, you are and always will be my first true love ❤️ Love always your Nina Kelly
It has been an honor to be your Mother. I will always be proud of you and love you unconditionally! ♡ My heart is broken, I miss you, your voice, your laugh, your beautiful face! You made me strong.. you’ll have to remind me how to do it again. ♡ I Love you Forever, Your Momma!