Leon A. Koebel|
RAYMONDVILLE, TX. - Leon A. Koebel, 72, was welcomed to his Heavenly home on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen, TX. He was born on September 3, 1940 in Delaware, Ohio to Edward A. and Ruth M. Koebel .
He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Edward A. Koebel, Marion D. Koebel, Charles A. Koebel and John R. Koebel; and sister Evelyn R. Davidson.
He is survived by his loving wife Felipa; sisters, Sarah E. Hankins of Bloomfield, OH and Nancy M. Hall of Mount Gilead, OH; children, Leon A. ``Jimmy' (Rayne) Koebel, Jr. of Columbus, OH, Tracy Lynn (Brian) Budreau of Pt. Charlotte, FL, Rhonda (David) Ruiz and Dina (Rene) Ramirez Cervantes of Raymondville, TX, grandchildren; Carissa, Nathan, Jeremy, Claire Koebel, Ava and Brock Budreau, Cody Gonzales, Davianna and Kassidy Ruiz, Giovanni Cervantes and one Great Grandchild; Chloe Gonzales.
Leon was a U.S. Army Veteran and proudly served in the Vietnam War.
Visitation will be held Sunday, June 16, 2013 from 1:00 to 9:00 p.m with prayer services at 7:30.
Full Military Chapel Service and prayer services will also be held Monday June 17, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. at Good Shepherd Funeral Home, 1157 W. Hidalgo Ave., Raymondville, TX.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Rene Cervantes, Giovanni Cervantes, Cody Gonzales and David Ruiz.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the caring hands of Good Shepherd Funeral Home.
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Published in Valley Morning Star on June 16, 2013