He was a mechanic for 18 years and attended Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church in Turlock. He was a member of Skanless Car Club of Modesto and E.C.V. Chapter 58 of Modesto.
He is survived by his parents, Joe and Olga Gomes of Winton; and brothers, David Gomes of Winton and Danny Gomes of Modesto.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 18 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Chapel, 286 W. Main St., Turlock. A funeral service will be held at 6 p.m., followed by a Rosary/Vigil at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 18, also at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias. A Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 19 at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church, 2602 S. Walnut Rd., Turlock. Burial will be at Oakdale Citizens Cemetery.
Services are under the direction of Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Service of Turlock, www.whitehurstnortondiasfunerals.com.