Leal Jr ``Leona'
Roberto V. Leal Jr., ``Leona" went home to be with the Lord Thursday May 2, 2013 at his residence at age 67.
He was a lifelong resident of Harlingen born January 19, 1946 to Roberto Leal Sr. and Cristina Villarreal Leal.
After graduating from Harlingen High School, he proudly served his country enlisting in the United States Army, he was honorably discharged.
Roberto will be remembered as a fun loving family man who showed unconditional love to his children and grandchildren. He was a pool player; enjoyed playing poker, watching PGA golf, and was a moviegoer.
He leaves behind to cherish his wonderful memory his loving wife of 43 years, Delia S. Leal, his children, Edna Leal, Elsa Moa (Julian) of San Benito, Ella Morales (Rene) of Austin, TX, Robert Leal III (Becky) of Minnesota, Patricia Gimmer (Bill) of Minnesota and Leticia Leal of Harlingen, grandchildren, Timothy and Elian Moa, Roberta Marie Leal, Graciela Isabel Leal, Samantha Rene Morales and Nicolas Morales.
Visitation will be held today May 4, 2013 at 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM with prayer of the holy rosary at 7 pm tonight.
Chapel Service will be held Sunday evening May 5, 2013 at 7:00 PM with Deacon Juan Valenzuela as celebrant.
Graveside service will be held on Monday May 6, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Ashland Memorial Park Cemetery with full military honors under the auspices of American Legion Post 205 and VFW Post 2410.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Trinity at Harrison Funeral Home.
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Published in Valley Morning Star on May 4, 2013