Nancy Gomez Castro

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Nancy Gomez Castro, 60, passed away on May 5, 2024 in New Braunfels with her loving family by her side. Born on January 18, 1964 in Abernathy, TX, she was the daughter of the late Reynaldo Gomez, Sr. and Aurora Ortiz. Nancy enjoyed scary movies, dancing, thrift stores, bingo, loteria, pool & loved to swim in only clear water. She also embraced being a mother and grandmother. She was the type of loving woman to always give!

Nancy is survived by her devoted husband of 46 years, Robert P. Castro Sr.; children, Melissa Castro, Fiance Lewis Galvan, Robert Castro Jr, wife Melissa Pena Castro and James Rey Castro; grandchildren, Gabriella & Felicity Vasquez, Christopher Hererra, Nicole, James Jr, Aliza, & Draven Castro, Annalisia Hernandez; great grandchildren, Elizabeth Blanco & Anastasia Garcia siblings, Oscar Gomez, David Gomez, Reynoldo Gomez Jr & wife Elaine Smylie Gomez, In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by, brothers Domingo & Mario Gomez, grandchildren MaryJane Castro & Johnny Rey Hernandez.

A Visitation will be held on Sunday, May 19, 2024 from 5:00pm-8:00pm at Lux Funeral Home with a Rosary at 7:00pm. A Funeral Mass will take place at 10:00am on Monday, May 20, 2024 at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church. A reception will follow immediately at Kings & Queens Ballroom.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choosing in Nancy’s name.


Visitation: Sunday, May 19, 2024 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Lux Funeral Home & Cremation Services
1254 Business 35 N.
New Braunfels, TX 78130


Recitation of the Holy Rosary: Sunday, May 19, 2024 7:00 pm

Lux Funeral Home & Cremation Services
1254 Business 35 N.
New Braunfels, TX 78130


Funeral Mass: Monday, May 20, 2024 10:00 am

Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church
386 N. Castell Ave.
New Braunfels, TX 78130


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  1. We are very sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to the entire Castro Family. May she RIP.

  2. Melissa, please accept my sincere condolence’s for the loss of your beloved mother Nancy. I had the honor to spend many days with you, your mom and family. Your mom had a kind, funny and sweet soul. Her and I had a few things in common; Gary Hobbs, tejano music and dancing ❤️… Your mom will be truly missed by some many she touched. RIP Nancy 🙏🏼 I Love you ❤️

  3. Madre’ as i was introduced to you and i will always remember that 💋 honored to have known you., and got to spend great times with you ., your loud out burst will stay imbedded forever in me ., your cowboys out burst i will definitely continue for you., and yes i will gladly scold the gurls if they get outline in your honor 🤣 i love you madre’ and will dearly dearly miss you 💋

  4. First time I met Ms. Nancy she told me she loved to dance. Every time I would see her at a party we would both hit the dance floor… and I don’t have a love for dancing!!
    Her joyful demeanor was contagious!
    Precious, precious unforgettable lady you are Ms. Nancy. It was a pleasure to have known you.

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