Rudolph “Rudy” Joseph Gonzales, age 74, born in Seboyeta, New Mexico and a resident of Seboyeta, New Mexico, passed away on December 10, 2021. Mr. Gonzales is survived by his wife of fifty-two years, Mati Gonzales; children, Rhonda Stelzig and husband, Ryan, Tim Gonzales, and wife, Lisha, Brandon Gonzales and wife, Holly; eight grandchildren; siblings, Piva Ornelas and husband, Jose, Raymond Gonzales and wife, Jenny, Angie Arite, Herman Gonzales and wife, Rosalie, Anita Boyer and husband, Larry. He was preceded in death by his parents, Daniel, and Federica Gonzales; brother, Daniel Gonzales; sister Irene Gonzales. He loved his family, his friends, and his horses. He especially loved his hobby of team roping. Visitation will be on Monday, January 3, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. in the Gabaldon Memorial Chapel 1000 Old Coors SW. A celebration of Life will be celebrated Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at 2:30 p.m. at the Seboyeta Community Center. Pallbearers will be, Grant Gilreath, Reyes Marquez, Eric Duree, Dennis Armijo, Caleb Stelzig, Treyden Gonzales, Tyan Gonzales, Gripp Gonzales, Dennis Siow, Karl Gonzales, Chris Gonzales, Joel Siow, Joe Arite, Steven Boyer, Tim Boyer, Salomon Molina, Jeff Archunde, Jean Marquez, Gene Archunde, Ryan Stelzig, Tony Gonzales, Danny Joe Gonzales, Martin Molina, Leo Martinez, Dominic Lopez, Ernie Lucero, Abigail Archundi.