Texas veteran dies after getting visit from beloved horses
Dying Vietnam veteran’s final wish granted
By NBC4 Staff
Published: May 23, 2016
Roberto Gonzales was wounded in battle on May 21, 1970.
Gonzales was paralyzed as a result of his injury, but that didn’t stop him from becoming a horse trainer.
“My husband was one of the only handicapped or paralyzed licensed horse trainers in Texas,” Rosario Gonzales told KABB.
When things took a turn for the worse during a recent hospitalization, Roberto’s dying wish was to see his horses Sugar and Ringo one last time. That wish was granted on the anniversary of his injury.
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