Enrique “Rick” Gomez (1953-2017)

Enrique “Rick” Castillo Gomez passed away peacefully on Dec. 11, 2017, at UC Davis Medical Center. He was born July 15, 1953.

He was a very devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend.

Rick was known for helping family and friends in every way he could. He always took time for his grandchildren and was a real “stand-up guy”.

Rick’s hobbies included collecting and restoring cars and trucks, old bicycles, gardening, going for walks and attending car shows and swap meets. His best times were spent in the back yard barbecuing with family and grandkids. Gomez was well known in Colusa County and will truly be missed by so many.

Rick is preceded in death by his father, David Garcia-Gomez, his mother Mercedes Castillo Gomez, sisters Camerina Elguez and Eliza Perez Rodriguez, and his brothers Manuel Gomez, David Gomez and Art Gomez.

Rick is survived by his wife Esther Garcia Gomez of Williams, daughter Lisa (Jonathan) Gomez-Flowers of Oakland, sons Michael (Michelle) Gomez of Colusa and Caesar (Leah) Gomez of Chico. Grandchildren Sebastian Cowen, Karina and Gabriel Gomez and Julius, Malakai and Carlise Gomez.

Visitations will be held, Wednesday, Dec. 20, at McNary Moore Funeral Home from 5–8 pm. Funeral services and pot luck will be held Thursday, Dec. 21 at the Assembly of God Church at 10 AM.

Donations can be made under Enrique “Rick” Gomez Go Fund me in leau of flowers.

Arrangements are under the direction of McNary-Moore Funeral Service FD-410 • (530) 458-2111

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