Dominga Soledad Gomez, a beautiful soul who graced the earth with her presence, was born on July 9, 1950, in Corpus Christi, Texas. She was a beacon of light and the epitome of love and selflessness until her peaceful departure on July 23, 2023, in her hometown of Corpus Christi.
Dominga was a devoted mother and a hardworking woman who dedicated her life to the love and care of her family. She is survived by her beloved children, Richard Treviño, Jr., Yvonne Marie Treviño, Larry Lee Treviño, Linda Ann Treviño, and Sabrina Treviño; and six sisters and three brothers. Her legacy also lives on through her 18 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren on the way. Dominga's love extended beyond her immediate family, encompassing her numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family members, all of whom she cherished deeply.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jose Hijinio and Juanita Del Los Santos, and her brothers, Rodolfo Del Los Santos and Guadalupe Del Los Santos.
Dominga was a pillar of strength and determination, working multiple jobs to support her family as a single parent. Her work ethic was unparalleled, and she was an inspiration to those who knew her. Her actions spoke volumes about her unyielding love for her family and her unwavering commitment to providing for them.
Beyond her commendable work ethic, Dominga was a woman of many passions. She found joy in the simple pleasures of life. Dominga loved family gatherings, as she was happiest when surrounded by her loved ones. Her laughter was a symphony that filled the room, especially during her favorite pastime of playing bingo and scratch offs. Dominga also had a love for music and dancing. Her spirit was infectious, and her energy could light up any dance floor.
Dominga was a woman who wore many hats, but above all, she was loving, selfless, and gentle. She had an immense capacity for love that was evident in the care she provided for her family. Her selfless nature was reflected in her dedication to her work and her unwavering commitment to her family. Dominga was also gentle, treating everyone she met with kindness and respect. She was a woman of grace, a woman of strength, and a woman of love.
As we remember Dominga, we are reminded of the quote by Maya Angelou, "People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." Dominga's actions, her words, and her love left an indelible mark on the hearts of those she touched. Her memory will live on in the laughter at family gatherings, in the rhythm of music and dance, and in the love that binds her family together.
In her life, Dominga Soledad Gomez taught us the true meaning of love, resilience, and selflessness. As we mourn her departure, we also celebrate her life and the beautiful legacy she leaves behind. Her spirit will continue to guide us, and her memory will forever remain in our hearts. May her soul rest in eternal peace.
Dominga’s family will receive condolences on Saturday, August 5, 2023, at Trevino Funeral Home, 3006 Niagara St., Corpus Christi, Texas, from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM; with a Holy Rosary to be recited at 6:00 PM. Services will conclude that evening.
Condolences for the family of Dominga Soledad Gomez may be left at www.trevinofuneralhome.net.