Consuelo Gonzales

Consuelo Gonzales

08-24-1926 - 09-26-2020
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Consuelo Orellana de Gonzales, a 94-year-old resident of Passaic NJ, passed away last Saturday, September 26 at 4:30 AM at her home in the presence of her daughter Consuelo Perez and granddaughter Lizett Canari.
Consuelo Gonzales, originally from Lima Peru, was a fighter woman since her childhood, at two years of age she contracted polio causing a full body paralysis but thanks to God and the clinical advances of her time they were able to save her life and recover function of the half of her body. Consuelo was able to overcome adversities related to her disability as well as challenges of life. Despite her limitations, she was always an independent woman, working since the age of 16, starting in a laundry and over the years she trained as an assistant in a shoe store and came to work making shoes in a well-known Italian company.
She met the love of her life at age 30, Hector Gonzales, they married and formed a life together with their children. Unfortunately, Consuelo knew one of the greatest pains in life, the loss of a son at 8 months of age, but life was able to gift her with fraternal twin children. Consuelo was a woman loved and admired by all due to her welcoming, sweet, noble and friendly personality. She will always be in our hearts and will be remembered by each of the people who love her and where she’s left a mark forever.
Consuelo is predeceased by her husband Hector in May, 2020. She is survived by her daughter Consuelo Perez and her son Ruben Gonzales, as well as her two granddaughters, Raisa Gonzales and Lizett Canari and great-granddaughter Lisabel Turcios.

Para ti Mama:

Consuelo Orellana de Gonzales, residente the Passaic NJ a sus 94 años de edad, fallecio el pasado Sabado, 26 de Septiembre a las 4:30 AM en su casa en presencia de su su hija Consuelo Perez y nieta Lizett Canari.
Consuelo Gonzales, originaria de Lima Peru, fue una mujer luchadora desde su ninez, a los dos años de edad contrajo polio causandole una paralysis en cuerpo completo pero gracias a Dios y a los avances clinicos de su tiempo pudieron salvarle la vida y recuperar funcion de la mitad de su cuerpo. Consuelo, pudo superar adversidades relacionadas con su discapacidad al igual que desafio obstaculos de la vida. Ella, a pesar de sus limitaciones siempre fue una mujuer independiente, trabajo desde los 16 años empezando en una lavanderia y a los años se entreno como asistente en una zapateria y llego a trabajar haciendo zapatos en una compañia Italiana muy conocida.
Conocio al amor de su vida a los 30 años, Hector Gonzales, se casaron y formaron una vida juntos con sus hijos. Desafortunadamente, Consuelo conocio uno de los dolores mas grande de la vida, la perdida de un hijo a los 8 meses de edad, pero la vida la supo compenzar con dos hijos gemelos fraternos. Consuelo fue una mujer querida y admirada por todos debido a su personalidad acogedora, dulce, noble y amigable. Siempre estara en nuestros corazones y sera recordada por cada una de las personas que la quieren y donde marco huellas por siempre.
Su esposo, Hector Gonzales, fallecio antes que ella en Mayo, 2020. Consuelo sobrevive a su hija Consuelo Perez y a su hijo Ruben Gonzales, al igual que a sus dos nietas, Raisa Gonzales y Lizett Canari y visnieta Lisabel Turcios.
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    Friday, October 2nd, 2020 | 5:00pm - 6:00pm
    Friday, October 2nd, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm
    Calhoun-Mania Funeral Home
    19 Lincoln Avenue
    RUTHERFORD, NJ 07070
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