The Greeley Tribune
Bernadean C. Gomez
was born in
Atlanta, Neb., to Carl H. and Letha (Frost) Winter. She was raised around Elm
Creek, Neb., and graduated from high school. In 1944, she went to Omaha where
she graduated from nursing school and later met Frank Gomez. They were married
on July 28, 1951, in Sioux City, Iowa.
Wednesday, July 19, 2006
Jan. 7, 1926-July 15, 2006
Mrs. Gomez worked in Omaha for 23
years before moving to Greeley with her family on Christmas Eve 1967. She worked
by taking care of her grandchildren and doing alterations for her family's dry
cleaning company. They owned and operated Campus One Hour Cleaners on 16th
Mrs. Gomez and her husband sold the business in April 1996.
During their retirement they took vacations and did a little
Mrs. Gomez loved her family and friends and had devoted her
life to taking care of them.
She died Saturday at her
Her husband, Frank Gomez of Greeley; two daughters, Jennifer Cross
and husband Dick of Carr and Victoria Mitchell of Evans; a son,
Frank Gomez Jr. of Greeley; a brother, Kenneth Winter
and wife Marilyn of
Binger, Wash.; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and nine stepgreat-grandsons.
Preceded in death by: A daughter, Barbara June
Ensminger, who died in 1998; and a sister, Leota Winter, who died as a
10 a.m. Thursday at Waypoints Faith Community, 719 21st
Interment: Sunset Memorial Gardens,
Visitation: 7-8:30 p.m. today for family and close friends at
Stoddard Funeral Home, 3205 28th St.
Memorial gifts may be made to
the Arthritis Foundation
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