Rogelio J. DeLeon, 68, of Dumas, died on Friday, June 10, 2022.
Memorial Mass will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church with Father Gabriel Garcia officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas, 500 N. Maddox.
Rogelio was born on August 10, 1953, in San Marcos, Texas to Severiano and Consuelo DeLeon. He grew up in San Marcos and had worked for Valero in Dumas the past 37 years. He loved to work, go to the YMCA to workout, and fish. He was a member of St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church.
He married Rita Palomares on June 16, 2000, in Dumas.
He is survived by his wife Rita DeLeon of Dumas; a son, Roger DeLeon of Phoenix, Az., three daughters, Laura DeLeon of Houston, Celia DeLeon of South Texas, Daniella DeLeon of El Paso; a sister, Angelita Flores and husband Viel of Dumas; two brothers, Robert DeLeon and wife Vera of San Marcos, Jesse DeLeon and wife Shirley of San Marcos; five grandchildren, Vanessa, Maylene, Aundrea, Marcus, and Rogelio; one great-grandchild, Camilla; and Pebbles.