Jose E. Arreola
Jose “Henry” Arreola, 65, passed away on October 9, 2019 at home in Galveston, Texas. He was born in Mexico on December 8, 1953 to 1parents, Jesus and Aida Paredes Arreola.
Henry grew up on Galveston Island and had many close friends one of which began the “Leroy” nickname that became known by many.
Henry loved to dance. He was such a great dancer that he hardly (rarely) had to ask the ladies to dance, they came to him. He enjoyed BBQ cookouts with a cold Budweiser in his hand and traveling to Mexico with close friends.
He is survived by children, Christina Arreola-Garza (Reggie), Abelardo Arreola-Garza (Marivel), Elizabeth
Arreola-Garza and Jose Arreola-Garza; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brother, Jesse Arreola (Cristina); sisters, Mary Lou Biondo (Tommy), Beatrice Trevino (Sergio) and Caroline Larisma (Ulysses) and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
On behalf of the Arreola Family, we would like to give special thanks to Rosemary Vargas and Melissa Hernandez of Hospice Care Team and Home Health Care.
The family is truly grateful to his son, Jose, who never left his bedside during his fight against cancer.
“Thank you” to all his extended family and friends, and all the “Leroy’s” who came over to visit.
The Family will receive visitors from 5-6:00pm, on Friday, October 11, 2019 with 6:00llpm Funeral Services to follow at Carnes Funeral Home, 3100 Gulf Freeway, TX 77591.