Pedro De Leon Leal, Jr., 76, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2010. He was born on Jan. 12, 1934 in Robstown, Texas to Pedro and Manuela Leal. He was a resident of Corpus Christi, Texas, a member of St. Mary's Mission, and a retired County employee.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Maria R. Leal of Corpus Christi, Texas; his children, Maria (Nick) Cantu of Bay City, Texas; Norma (Paul) Lopez, Alex Leal, David Leal, Dora (David) Mata, Edward (Stephany) Leal all of Corpus Christi, Texas; Pedro (Blanca) Leal,III of Alvin, Texas; Henry (Cathy) Leal of Mathis, Texas; his brothers, Arnulfo and Daniel Leal of Corpus Christi, Texas and Ruben Leal of Delhart, Texas; three sisters, Lupe Sanchez of Robstown, Texas, Elva Mata and Palmira Trujillo, both of Corpus Christi, Texas; 29 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, many relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 8, 2010 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2010 at St. Mary's Mission in Calallen, Texas. Burial followed at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

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