Obituary for LeRoy A. Ortiz

LeRoy A. Ortiz, age 83, a lifetime resident of Albuquerque, went to be with his Lord on Thursday, July 26, 2018. He is survived by his son, Freddie Ortiz and wife, Penni of Farmington, NM; daughters, Ann Arguello and husband, Leslie of Raton, NM, Joyce Boeck and husband, Dennis of Garland, TX, and Annette Ortiz of Albuquerque; brothers, Bob Ortiz and wife McGee of Farmington, NM, and Rudy Ortiz of Barstow, CA; sister, Gloria Ortiz of Pueblo West, CO; numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and many friends. LeRoy was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Pat of 62 years; son, Mark Ortiz; and grandsons, Joshua Vargas and Aaron Ortiz; parents, Fred O. and Zalma Ortiz; sister, Joan Cornay; and brother, Vernon Wallace. LeRoy was a member and trustee of Local 412 Plumbers and Pipefitters Union for sixty years. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. LeRoy was a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. A Rosary will be recited Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 8:30 a.m. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 a.m. at The Shrine of St. Bernadette, 11401 Indian School Road NE. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery, 924 Menual Blvd. NE with a reception to follow at FRENCH – Lomas Reception Center. Please visit our online guest book for LeRoy at

FRENCH – Lomas
10500 Lomas Blvd. NE
(505) 275-3500

Harold Hamilton
Funeral Director
10500 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87112

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