Lee David Maldonado, 79, of Odessa, Texas, passed away February 25, 2018 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Visitation will be Friday, March 2, 2018 from 6-8 pm at Sunset Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 10am at St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Catholic Church with Father Eziefule officiating.
Lee was born August 22, 1938 to Nick and Irene Maldonado in Camp Ruby, Texas. He graduated High School at St. Anthony’s High in Beaumont, Texas. Lee married Dorothy Samaniego June 26, 1965. He was an independent Salesman for McKee Foods.
Lee is preceded in death by his loving wife Dorothy Maldonado, his parents Nick and Irene Maldonado, brothers Albert and Lionel Maldonado, and son Dale Rodgers.
He is survived by his daughter Denise and husband Bob VanCleave, grandsons Noxie and wife Angela Romand IV, Preston and wife Yuka Rodgers, granddaughters Chelsea and husband Keith Trower, Jordan and husband Ryan Barcena, sisters Alice, Alma, Theresa Maldonando, and numerous nieces, nephews and 6 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Keith Trower, Bob VanCleave, Noxie Romano IV, Ian Lucker, Nick Maldonado and Robert Maldonado.
Honorary Pallbearers are Ryan Barcena and Preston Rodgers.
Arrangements are under the direction of Sunset Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home. To send family condolences go to his guest registry at www.sunsetodessa.com.
I pray for your family for God to uplift them with his strength through this hard times. Lee has been a mentor and we have worked together for 30 years here and there and he never failed to have me in stiches laughing. Lee and Dorothy I will always love you both!!!
Cindie PrestonGardendale, TX
Cindie PrestonOdessa, TX