Elizondo became a close ally who helped Wolff transform county government from a medieval circus of competing fiefdoms into something of a modern big-city powerhouse.
Candidate filing closes on Jan. 14, and early voting begins Jan. 28.
A capacity crowd at San Fernando Cathedral paid their respects to the longtime commissioner and former state lawmaker and educator who died Dec. 27.
Hundreds gathered at San Fernando Cathedral on Wednesday evening to say the rosary for County Commissioner Paul Elizondo.
Local leaders remembered Bexar County Commissioner Paul Elizondo as one of the most influential officials in San Antonio's modern history.
Bexar County Commissioner Paul Elizondo represented the county's Precinct 2 for more than 35 years and was known for his expertise in county finances.
Local veteran Steven Price said County Commissioners' decision to remove his veterans service claims officer has left his case hanging in the balance.
Gonzales was leading Republican Tylden Shaeffer by more than 15 percentage points after early voting totals were tallied Tuesday night.
Bexar County Commissioners approved Tuesday its $1.7 billion fiscal year 2018-2019 and its master interlocal agreement with the City of San Antonio for 10 shared services.
Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff would not support a budget that cuts 23 positions in the constable and Justice of the Peace offices.