Francisco Leon departed this world on February 13, 2019. He was born in Great Bend, Kansas.
He faithfully served his country in the United States Army with conflicts in Korea and Vietnam. He also worked at Ampex and retired in 1990. Francisco was a dedicated husband and family man that enjoyed landscaping and being a handyman.
Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Lisa; his son, Michael of Colorado Springs; his daughters: Angela of Colorado Springs, and Ruby of Hawaii; three sisters: Eloisa of Mexico, Juanita of Kansas, and Carolyn of Texas; four grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son, Larry of Hawaii, on January 19, 2019.
A visitation will be held from 9-10 a.m. followed by the funeral at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 18, 2019 at Shrine of Remembrance “America the Beautiful” Chapel, 1730 East Fountain Boulevard, Colorado Springs, CO 80910. The burial and committal service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at Pikes Peak National Cemetery, 10545 Drennan Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80925.