Paula DeLeon Leal, 84, went to be with our Heavenly Father on Sunday, October 12, 2014. She was born on February 25, 1930 in Shiner, Texas to Guadalupe and Faustina Gonzalez DeLeon. She was a Catholic and a lifelong resident of Robstown. She was a loving and caring mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend who will be dearly missed.

She goes home to the Lord to reunite with her husband, Jose Leal; her parents; her daughter, Jovita Leal; her sisters, Juanita Perry, Margarita Ortiz, Eva Mendoza, Dominga Arredondo, and Carmen Ybarra; and two brothers, Victor DeLeon and Lucio Mendez who preceded her in death.

The family she leaves behind to cherish her memories are her children, Emilio Leal, Antonia (Antonio) Leal, Joe (Esther) Leal, Jr., Elibardo (Nelda) Leal, Carmen Gonzalez, Noelia Leal, Ruben (Ruby) Leal, Armando Leal, Valentine (Lilla) Leal, Pete (Veronica) Leal, Erasmo Leal (Rachel Caballero), Juan Leal, Norma Leal (Cruz) Santos; her sister, Oralia Garcia. She was also blessed with thirty-five grandchildren, thirty-five great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends.

A Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at Ramon Funeral Home Chapel in Robstown, Texas. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Robstown, Texas. Burial will follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery in Robstown, Texas.

Arrangements Entrusted to: Ramon Funeral Home, Inc.