Leon Joseph Napoli Jr.

Leon Napoli Jr.

Leon Joseph Napoli, Jr. ,74, passed away on December 6th, 2016, at home in Houston, Texas.  He and Jackie Roach Napoli were married on May 29, 1970 in Galveston, Texas.

Born in Galveston on Nov. 16, 1942, he was the son of Leon Joseph and Mary Elizabeth Napoli. He graduated from Ball High School in 1961 and the University of Texas-Austin in 1966.  He began his actuarial career at American General Life Insurance, working there for twenty-one years. He went on to work for the Texas Department of Insurance, retiring in 2012.

Leon is preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by loving wife, Jackie; daughters, Jaime, Julie and grandpuppy, Kona Napoli; siblings, Roy M. Napoli (Maureen), JoAnn E. Jessen (John) and David W. Napoli (Marlene); sister-in-law, Judy Golden (Richard); mother-in-law, Dorothy Roach; nieces/nephews, Roy Jr., Troy, Mark, Sandy, Megan, Emma and Laura Napoli, Jeanie Bolton and Jill Jessen as well as numerous family members and friends.

Pallbearers are Roy Jr., Troy and Mark Napoli; Dylon and Jake Bolton; Chad Heitman; Jeff Brady; and Richard Golden. Honorary pallbearer is Steve Bolton.

            Your guests are invited to share in the Celebration of Life Visitation for Leon from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., with a 7:00 p.m. Reciting of the Rosary on Sunday, December 11th, 2016 at Carnes Funeral Home – Texas City, 3100 Gulf Freeway 77590. Funeral Services will be Celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 12th, 2016 at Carnes with the Rite of Committal to follow at Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery in Dickinson, Texas.