Maurice Olivarez Govella, Jr. 76, of Beeville passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Govella was born in Beeville on October 4, 1942 to Maurice & Inez (Olivarez) Govella, Sr. Mr. Govella was united in marriage to Inocencia "Cindy" Govella, and served his country in the United States Army. He was also a barber providing first class service to all of his clients. He is preceded in death by his parents, one brother; Ernest Govella, brother-in-law; Luvin Garcia, niece; Veronica Ramsden, and nephew; Robert "Bob" Garcia. Missing him, but cherishing sweet memories are his loving wife; Inocencia "Cindy" Govella of Beeville, two daughters; Lynesa (Ramsey) Gamez, Marisa (Gilbert) Longoria of Beeville, two sisters; Gloria Govella of Victoria, Irene G. (Wes) Zavodsky of Corpus Christi, one brother; Ray (Nelda) Govella, one grandson; Ramsey Trey Gamez, three granddaughters; Madison Lyn Longoria (Brian Limonez), Greylyn Gamez, and Grayson Longoria of Beeville, one great-grandson; Mason King Longoria, considered granddaughter; Haley Gutierrez of Beeville, and his dog Bonnie.
Memorial visitation will be held at Our Lady of Victory Church on Monday, May 6th at 2:00p.m. Rosary will be recited at 2:30p.m. with Deacon Roger Rosenbaum, officiating, and the memorial funeral mass will be celebrated at 3:00p.m. with Father Luke, officiating. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Victory Cemetery #2.