Mr. DeLeon was born March 13, 1953, in Sabinas Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, to Erasmo and Josefina Duran DeLeon.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Roberto DeLeon; and a sister-in-law, Adela DeLeon.
Survivors include two sons, Tony Vela and Rolando DeLeon, both of Beeville; two brothers, Pablo DeLeon of Laredo and Juan Erasmo DeLeon of Monterrey, Mexico; a sister, Armandina DeLeon Cantu of Beeville; two granddaughters, Sirena Vela and Bethany Vela; a special friend, Rey Alaniz of Beeville; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 22, at Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel. A prayer service was held that evening at 7 o’clock with Rev. Gustavo Martinez officiating. Interment will be held in Mexico at a later date.
Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel