Mike John Gauna
5/5/1951 - 1/5/2020
Mike John Gauna, 68, of Lubbock passed away January 5, 2020. He was born May 5, 1951 in Lubbock to Mike P. and Ramona (Jimenez) Gauna. Mike attended Lubbock High and was self-employed with the phone company. Mike married Melinda Perales in November of 1974. He enjoyed spending his time at family gatherings and fishing.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 45 years, Melinda; his children, Mike Gauna Jr. (Adela), Raymond Gauna (Elena), Irma Cruz (Emanuel), Melissa Stone, and Xavier Gonzales (Brianna); his siblings, Julia Vega (David), and Alfern Gauna (Deborah), Christina Rivera; 25 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Bobby Gauna; sister, Jessie Narvaiz; nephew, Alfern Chato Gauna, Jr.; and father in law Jose Perales.
Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. Monday, January 13, 2020 at the Venue on Broadway with rosary to be cited at 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 14, 2020. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with burial to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.
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