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March 27, 2023

Obituary: Donna Gomez (1934-2019)

Donna Charlene Gomez passed away in Hollister, California on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 at the age of 84 years.

Donna Charlene Gomez was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on June 27 1934 to Charles Bradlaugh Blue and Thelma Miles Blue. When Donna was 15 years old, she attended Charm Unlimited school of Fashion and Photographic Modeling Agency in Long beach CA, where she received a diploma for professional modeling. After graduating she met her first husband Robert Lee Nixon. After the death of her first husband in 1963 she moved to Hollister and met and married Laurence Gomez in 1965. Donna was an avid bowler and ran the local bowling alley in Hollister. Donna worked as Document controller at Holex INC for over 15 years. Donna also worked at Leavesly inn until her retirement. Donna was also a member of the ABT for many years.

Donna is Survived by her daughter Cathy Gomez (Becky), Son Larry Gomez (Tracy), Grand Children Randy Nixon, Becky Mendez (Nick), Lori Valdez (Rey), Joshua Gomez, Jeremy Gomez, Jessica Miller, Alicia Maxwell (Brad), Lauren Nixon (Steven) Kathryn Johnson (Billy) Robert Nixon (Natalie), Gregory Nixon, 10 great grand children and 8 great great grandchildren. Donna is proceeded in death by her parents Charles and Thelma Blue her husband’s Robert Nixon and Laurence Gomez and Her children David Nixon, Robert Wayne Nixon and Michael Gomez and Daughter in-law Francis Gomez Manus.

A Celebration of life will be February 9th 2019 at 1 pm Grunagle Ament Nelson Funeral Home, Burial will be private at a later time. You are invited to a potluck get together after the service at 1670 Sausalito Dr. Hollister Ca 95023. Please bring your favorite dish and memories of Donna to share.