Juanita G. De Leon, 96, of Dilley, died on February 17, 2022. She was born on May 3, 1925 in Pearsall to Guadalupe Garcia and Sara Gonzales.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Encarnacion De Leon, children Margarita De Leon Aguilar, David De Leon, Maria Luz De Leon, siblings Pedro Garcia, Guadalupe Garcia, Francisco Garcia, and Herminia Moreno.
Juanita is survived by her daughter Melissa Gonzales (Benjamin) of Dilley and by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held on Wednesday, February 23 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapel in Dilley from 3 to 9 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass was held on Thursday, February 24 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Interment will follow to the Dilley Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapel.