Gilbert A Gonzalez, better known as “Andy” passed away Sunday July 26, 2020, in Bellingham, Washington, following a lengthy illness. He was 65. Andy was born in Gardena, California to William and Charlotte (Duron) Gonzalez. He grew up in Torrance, California, and also lived in Garden Grove, California, for many years before retiring and moving to his dream location of San Juan Island, Washington, He was in Roche Harbor for the past five years although spending considerable time on the island since the 90s.
He leaves behind his wife of 34 years Amy Gonzalez of Roche Harbor; two sons Michael (Erika) of Huntington Beach, California, and Bryan (Caitlin) of Churchville, Maryland. Along with a stepson who he considered his own, Joshua Gray of Costa Mesa, California and one grandson.
He also leaves two brothers, Bill (Belinda) Gonzalez of Torrance, California, and Alan Gonzalez.
Andy was in the Air and Land Freight business for most of his career holding several different managerial positions in different companies. He was an avid drummer from the time he was a little boy. He also enjoyed traveling, cruising and spending time with his family.
A memorial for Andy will be held at a later date.