Born April 4, 1924, in Godfrey, Ill., Mr. Gama was a member of Cruzistas of Tracy and past president of Charros Aztecas of Tracy and the Guadalupe Center.
Survivors include five children, Peter George Gama of Salida, Joe Gama of Chula Vista, Angelo R. Gama of Carmichael and Maria L. Covarrubias and Frank R. Gama, both of Tracy; three siblings, Pedro Rojo Gama, Socorro Gama and Tranquilio Gama, all of Mexicali, Mexico; 12 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.
His wife, Josephine R. Gama, preceded him in death.
Wednesday’s service will begin at 10:30 a.m. at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 163 W. Eaton Ave., followed by burial in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Public visitation will be observed from 1 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., with a vigil at 7 p.m.
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