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The Wilson County Clerk's Office is accepting applications for a full-time employee. Employment position offers reasonable salary, benefit package, insurance, and retirement. Applicants must be experienced in customer service and computers, have professional office skills, be able to multi-task and lift at least 20-30 pounds, work well with others and be willing to learn. For more information or to submit your resume, contact Eva S. Martinez, Wilson County Clerk at 830-393-7309. Resumes will be accepted by fax at 830-393-7334, by email at eva.martinez@co.wilson.tx.us, or in person beginning Wednesday, April 27, 2016 and ending on Friday, May 13, 2016.
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Herminia “Minnie” Gonzales Peña, a lifelong resident of Wilson County, Texas, passed away Friday, June 15, 2012, at 11:20 p.m. in the Floresville Nursing Center in Floresville, at the age of 84 years, 3 months, and 2 days. Minnie was born March 13, 1928, in Floresville, the daughter of José Angel and Maria Marmalejo Gonzales.

Minnie married Ben J. Peña on Feb. 10, 1946, in the El Mesias United Methodist Church in Floresville. She was a lifelong member of the church, where she was actively involved with the United Methodist Women for many years. Minnie began volunteering with the EODC (Head Start) child-care services at El Mesias United Methodist Church years ago, and was then offered a position where she continued working for 19 years.

Minnie was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers, Fernando Gonzales and Frank Gonzales; her sister, Emilia Gonzales Tejeda; and her nephew, Joe Tony Gonzales Sr.

Minnie is survived by her beloved husband of more than 66 years, Ben J. Peña of Floresville; her children, Benedict G. Peña and wife Yolanda of San Antonio, Roberto “Bobby” G. Peña Sr. and wife Olga of Floresville, Richard G. Peña and wife Debra of Poth, and Rachel Bonnie Peña and husband René of Floresville; her grandchildren, Elena Nohem’ Chinn, Benito Adán Peña, Roberto Peña Jr., Michael Anthony Peña, Ryan Keith Henderson, Timothy Ross Peña, René Angel Peña, and Shayleen Lopez; her six great-grandchildren, Alex, Andrew, and Joshua Chinn; Gideon and Ezra Henderson; and Cassidey Peña; her sister and brother, Maria “Mae” Guerra and Fidel Gonzales Sr. and wife Mary; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A visitation was held Monday, June 18, at 5:30 p.m., and a prayer service followed at 7 p.m. in the Vinyard Funeral Home Chapel in Floresville.

Funeral services were held Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in the El Mesias United Methodist Church in Floresville, officiated by the Rev. Francisco Javier Briones.

Interment followed in the Floresville City Cemetery in Floresville.

Serving as pallbearers were Minnie’s grandsons, Roberto Peña Jr., Michael Anthony Peña, Ryan Keith Henderson, Benito Adán Peña, René Angel Peña, and Timothy Ross Peña.
 

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Gilbert & Minnie Antuna  
Poth, Texas  
June 22, 2012 8:21pm
 
Please accept our heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thought are with you and your family during this difficult time.

 
Elva Lucio  
Wasilla, AK  
June 20, 2012 1:20pm
 
Sorry for your loss, peace be with the family.

 
Stacy Baker  
Virginia Beach, VA  
June 20, 2012 1:17pm
 
My name is Gloria Gonzales. I am currently visiting one of my daughters in Virginia Beach. I am deeply sorry for the loss of your precious mother. She was beautiful inside and out. I know she will always be deeply loved ... More ›

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