Julian Natividad Gomez, age 77, passed away peacefully in his sleep on March 19, 2008. Julian was born on January 7, 1931 in Pecos, Texas. Mr. Gomez is survived by 2 brothers and 2 sisters and was preceded in death by his parents, Juanita Natividad Gomez and Jesus Gomez along with his uncle, Juan Natividad and aunt, Trene Natividad. Survivors also include cousins and caregivers Juanita Castaneda and Julian Natividad and their families. A memorial mass will be held on Saturday, March 29, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. at St. Helen’s Catholic Parish, 5510 West Cholla Ave, Glendale, AZ. A reception will follow at St. Helen’s Catholic Parish after the memorial mass. Arrangements entrusted to Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 602 840-5600.