Anthony Manuel Gonzalez, 56, of Galt died in a local hospital following a lengthy illness. He was born on Dec. 23, 1964 in McAllen, Texas.
Living most of his life in Acampo, Anthony had resided in Galt for four years. He worked as a bus driver for the Lodi Unified School District. He enjoyed drawing as his passion, and loved being with family and friends.
Surviving Anthony are his father Lupe Gonzalez Sr. of Acampo, mother Margaret De La Cruz of Galt, daughter Kristen Godoy, and sons Kris Gonzalez and Conrad Gonzalez; brothers, Lupe Gonzalez Jr., John Gonzalez, Danny and Michael Gonzalez; sisters, Vickie Garcia, Gina Merino and Veronica Charles; and granddaughter Richie Gonzalez.
Services will be private, with a memorial at a future time. Ben Salas Funeral Home of Galt assisted with arrangements.