A Funeral Service for Miguel M. De León, Sr.,83, of La Grange, Texas is scheduled for 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 22, 2021 at Fayette Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in La Grange. Interment will follow at La Grange City Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m., prior to the Mass also at the funeral home. Mr. De León passed away at his home surrounded by his family March 17, 2021.
Miguel was born May 8, 1937 to Jose De León and Juanita (Montemayor) De León in Cadereyta Jimenez, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. He married Trinidad Ibarra De León on July 28, 1963 in Mexico.
He was employed at LCRA in 1978 and later retired in 1999. Miguel loved to spend time in his garden, playing billiards and spending time with his family.
Miguel was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Trinidad Ibarra De León.
He is survived by his children; Maria De León Hicks and husband Richard of Burleson, Juanita De León Hatfield and husband Kendall, Sr. of Baytown, Miguel De León, Jr. and wife Michele of Paige, Jose G. De León and wife Jennifer of Spicewood; grandchildren, Chelsea Hatfield Wadley and husband Corey, Brandon Hicks, Kendall Hatfield, Jr., Ariana De León, Maya De León, Chloe De León, Tiera De León, Zayden De León; great grandchild Tripp Wadley; and numerous other family, loved ones, and friends.
Pallbearers will be Kendall Hatfield, Jr., Brandon Hicks, Corey Wadley, Kendall Hatfield, Sr., Richard Hicks, and Tristan Crosby.