Gregory Navarro Molina, 92, of Bryan, passed away Monday, December 14, 2009. Visitation was held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, December 15, 2009 at Callaway-Jones Funeral Home in Bryan. Funeral Services are set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, December 16, 2009 at Santa Teresa Catholic Church in Bryan. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Gregory was born November 28, 1917 in Rosebud, Texas. Gregory’s mother died when he was born. Nicolas Navarro and his aunt, Hilaria Molina Navarro, who he considered as his mother, raised him. He lived in San Antonio for a while and later moved to Dallas. He then came to Bryan where he lived most of his life. After retiring from the Bryan Public Schools, he worked laying floors. Gregory loved watching baseball and was an avid Atlanta Braves fan.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Nicolas Navarro and Hilaria Molina Navarro; brother, Frank Navarro; and sisters, Esther Luna, Eziquel Clucke and Mary Cordero.
Survivors include a sister, Mary Jane Garcia; and a sister-in-law, Rebecca Navarro and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Paralyzed Veterans of America, 801 Eighteenth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006-3517.