Bob Gomez, age 57, passed away March 2, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

He was born December 28, 1956 in  Ely, Nevada to Joaquin and Emma Gomez.  While still in high school he traveled to the Basque Country  in Spain where he met  his relatives living there. After graduation from White Pine County High School in 1974 he moved to Las Vegas and attended UNLV.

He began a job at Pepsi where he was still working after 35 years.

He met Jeanne Trobiani and they had their daughter Cassandra in 1989.

He always enjoyed golfing which he started in high school and continued to do for the rest of his life.

Bob was a loving son, father, grandfather and person that created many long lasting relationships and he will be missed by all.

He is survived by his mother; Emma Gomez, sister; Cathy McNatt (Rick), significant other; Jeanne Trobiani, daughter; Cassandra Palmer (Ross) and two grandchildren; Briar and Charlotte.

A funeral Mass will be held at Sacred Heart Church on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.  A Celebration of Life will be held at 1250 East 16th Street East, Ely on Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.