Raul Jose 'R.J.' Leal
He was born Dec. 8, 1987 in Kingsville.
Leal was a longtime resident of Kingsville, a 2006 graduate of H.M. King High School and a 2008 graduate of Wyotech in Wyoming.
He was a member of St. Martin’s Catholic Church.
Leal is preceded in death by his grandparent, Jose (LuLu) Leal.
Survivors include his parents, Felipe (Irma) Leal of Edinburg; one brother, Andy Leal; one sister, Cindy (Marco) Ponce of Edinburg; maternal grandparents, Raul (Margarita) Vela of Kingsville; one niece, one nephew and aunts, uncles and cousins.
Visitation took place July 26 at Ramirez-Salinas Funeral Home in Kingsville.
A rosary was recited July 26 at St. Martin’s Catholic Church in Kingsville.
A funeral Mass was celebrated July 27 at St. Martin’s Catholic Church.
Burial followed at Santa Gertrudis Memorial Cemetery in Kingsville.