Trevizo, Gil E.

Gil E. Trevizo, 73, of Lincoln, passed away Oct. 7, 2015. He was born Sept. 8, 1942 in Hurley, N.M. to Alfredo and Josefa (Enriquez) Trevizo. He worked professionally as a chemist for Asarco and a city planner for El Paso, Texas. He graduated from Technical High School, El Paso and the University of Texas as a political science major also in El Paso. He served his country in the U.S. Marines during the 1960s and then served in both the U.S. Army and Marine Reserves. For many years he was a board member of the Police Advisory Committee in Lincoln.

He married Rachel (Lopez) Trevizo on Dec. 18, 1970. They were married for almost 45 years and enjoyed dancing, playing Bunko, camping, volunteering at church and enjoying their family.

He is survived by his wife Rachel; son Gil Trevizo Jr. (Jeannine), Concord, Calif.; daughters Renee Becker (Jason), Seward, and Sarah Trevizo, Lincoln; sister Emma Montes (Orlando) and brother Tomas (Cecelia), all of El Paso; many friends and relatives. He was a loving husband and father and will be missed greatly.

Rosary, 7 p.m. Sunday at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home. Mass, 10:30 a.m. Monday St. Mary's Catholic Church, Lincoln.

Many thanks to HoriSun Hospice staff: Maria Olivas, Molly Turek, and Father Dietrich of Saint Mary's for their attentive and loving care. Memorials, in lieu of flowers are requested to be sent to St Mary's Catholic Church and/or HoriSun Hospice of Lincoln.