Angel L. Gomez, 74 of Union passed away on October 28, 2023.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation for Angel at the Galante Funeral Home, 2800 Morris Ave. Union on Friday November 3 from 4-8 PM. A Funeral Service will be celebrated in the Funeral Home on Saturday at 9:30 AM. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.
Born in Santander, Spain, Angel immigrated to Newark in 1963 and then lived in Kearny for 19 years before moving to Union. He worked as a longshoreman for Maher Terminals in Port Newark for 34 years.
Angel was the beloved husband of Mirtha (nee Muraglia) Gomez; loving father of Luis Gomez and Andrea Gomez; father-in-law of Danielle and brother-in-law of Silvya Muraglia. He was the cherished grandfather of Sophia and Amelia, and special uncle to Gabriela DeLanzo and her family, Sylvia Sichel and her family and Emilio Novoa and his family. Angel was predeceased by his two brothers Miguel and Jose Ramon Gomez and by his sister Maria del Pilar Gomez.