Rogelio “Roy” De Leon Sr., age 86, of Alvin, passed away September 5, 2019. He was born to parents, Serapio De Leon and Elisa Trevino in Bremond, Texas, on October 13, 1932. He married the love of his life, Andrea (Macias) De Leon in Harlingen on December 27, 1953.
Roy was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. He enjoyed watching baseball, especially the Astros. He was very competitive and loved beating everyone at washers and horseshoes. Most of all he loved his family and enjoyed every moment spent with them.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Elisa Vega, and stepfather, Juan Vega; father, Serapio De Leon, and stepmother, Jesusa De Leon; sisters, Celia Hernandez and Feliz Almendarez; and stepbrother, David Vega.
Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 65 years, Andrea De Leon of Alvin; his children: Beatriz De Leon Lara of Alvin, Rogelio De Leon Jr. and Cecilia of Alvin and Clarita De Leon Costanzo and David of Alvin; siblings: Dominga Yanes and Vicente, Chavello De Leon and Mary, Gilbert De Leon and Sophie and Paula De Leon and Mary; grandchildren: Raul Lara Jr., Sandra Lara Neace, Luis Lara, Krystal Garza, Amy De Leon, Ashley De Leon and David Costanzo Jr.; great-grandchildren: Christion Lara, Jesse Neace, Lucas Neace, Ben Neace, Sammy Lara, Karina Rodriguez, Adam Martinez III, Jalissa Martinez, Abel Martinez, Jacob Martinez, Ava Escobar, Alexa Escobar, Aria Rios, Andrea Rios, Jonathon Costanzo and Jacob Costanzo; and great-great-grandchildren: Abrianna Lara and Brielle Lara, as well as many other family members and friends.
A visitation will be held Monday, September 9, 2019 from 4:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Oak Park Chapel.
The Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Alvin with Father John Taosan officiating. Interment will follow in procession to Oak Park Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the De Leon family at www.frobergfuneralhomeatoakpark.com.
Arrangements under the direction of Froberg Funeral Home at Oak Park.