Herminia “Mini” Gomes., 98, of Manteca, California, passed peacefully on June 17, 2018. Herminia was born to Francisco Quezada and Mavade La Luz Martinez , April 25, 1920, in Tormey, California.
She married Phillip Gomes in 1951 and they lived together in Manteca, California. Together they raised four children.
She leaves as her legacy four children, James Gomes, Thomas Gomes , Kathryn Gomes, and Marianne Tompsett. She also leaves to cherish her memory seven grandchildren and four great grand- children. Her children and grandchildren remember her as a dedicated and loving mother and grandmother. Herminia loved holidays and family get-togethers. Any chance to spend time with her family was important to her.
Herminia was a secretary for St. Anthony’s until she retired in 1987. She was passionate about affecting the most positive change in people.
A funeral mass is scheduled for July 23, 11:00 a.m. at St. Anthony’s. A reception will follow shortly after the mass.
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Friday, July 20, 2018