Francisca Morales de Leon, age 86, of Huntingburg, passed away at 6:38 a.m., on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at her home.
She was born March 28, 1932, in La Presita de Regil, Penjamo, Guanajuato, Mexico to Rosa Silva and Cezareo Morales. Francisca was a homemaker; and enjoyed farming, taking care of her family, singing hymns and crocheting. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, J. Jesus Leon Cabrera; three children, Jesus Leon and two infant daughters; and by brothers and sisters.
She is survived by eleven children, Rodolfo Leon of Lincoln City, Oregon, Roberto Leon of Woodburn, Oregon, Rigoberto Leon of Huntingburg, Ismael Leon of Irapauto, Guanajuato, Mexico, Ramon Leon of Woodburn, Oregon, Ines Leon of Woodburn, Oregon, Ramiro Leon of Huntingburg, Rojelio Leon of Cueramaro, Guanajuato, Mexico, Juana Leon de Ramirez of Huntingburg, Rosa Leon de Macias of Huntingburg, Ma Dolores Leon of Cueramaro, Guanajuato, Mexico; one brother, Alfonso Morales of Cueramaro, Guanajuato, Mexico; by (41) grandchildren and many great grandchildren.
Funeral services for Francisca Morales de Leon will be held at 10:00 a.m., E.D.T., on Monday, May 14, 2018, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. Burial will take place at Panteon Municipal de Cueramaro in Cueramaro, Guanajuato, Mexico.
Friends may call for visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg from 2:00-8:00 p.m., on Sunday, May 13th.