Concepcion "Chon" Gomez Jr., 55, of Imperial, TX, passed away on March 6th, 2022, in Odessa, TX.
Chon was born in Uvalde, TX to Concepcion Gomez and Francisca Esparza on December 3rd, 1966. He went to school at Buena Vista where he played football and was voted Mr. BVHS in 1985. He married the love of his life Cynthia Gomez (maiden Chavez) on October 24th, 1992, in Ft. Stockton. He showed interest working as a mechanic while on the ranch at the age of 8 and became a diesel mechanic professionally during his adult life. He would work as a mechanic for the community regularly throughout his professional career. Chon volunteered as a firefighter in Imperial, TX from 1986 through 1989 and 2008 through 2010. Chon, known to the community as DJ Bull, was an avid Cowboys fan, loved to fish, was the local Santa Claus, supported the kids of the community, and loved to cook and garden. He was a loving husband, caring uncle, wise father and grateful son.
Chon is preceded in death by his mother Frances, uncles June, Lee, and Joe, and Cousin Angie.
Chon is survived by his wife Cynthia Gomez, children Concepcion Jr Gomez spouse Chloe Christensen, Kevin, and Markus Gomez, sister Frances, brothers Cruz, and Carlos Gomez, and Father Concepcion Gomez.
Pallbearers will be Concepcion Jr Gomez, Kevin Gomez, Markus Gomez, Eric Gomez, Corry Cobb, and Steven McEligot.
Visitation on March 10, 2022, will be at the Heritage Funeral Home of the Big Bend, beginning at 2PM. Rosary will be March 10, 2022, at 6PM also at Heritage Funeral Home of the Big Bend, Funeral Mass will be March 11, 2022, at 2PM at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Internment will follow at Imperial Cemetery.
Arrangements are entrusted to Heritage Funeral Home of the Big Bend in Ft. Stockton, Texas. If you would like to send your condolences to the family, you may do so by signing his guestbook at www.heritagefuneralhomeofthebigbend.com.