Leo De La Rosa, 72, of East Moline passed away November 11, 2022 at University of Iowa Hospital.
Funeral services will be 1pm Thursday at Schroder Mortuary, Silvis with visitation 2 hours prior to service time. Burial will be in Greenview Memorial Gardens, East Moline. Memorials may be made to Hero Street Memorial.
Leo was born May 2, 1950 in Moline, IL the son of Librado and Maria (Moreno) De La Rosa. He married Judith K. Carter in October of 1969. She passed away in 1995. He has spent the last 16 years with his significant other Jamie Heffernan. Leo worked for the City of Silvis for several years retiring after 25 years. He loved camping.
Survivors include his significant other Jamie Heffernan; children William Carter, Leo Victor De La Rosa, Angela (Austin) De La Rosa-Steffenson, Jessica De La Rosa, and Melissa De La Rosa; grandchildren Jorge De La Rosa, Logan Carter, Anysa De La Rosa, Wes De La Rosa-Jackson, Cassidy Carter, Salome De La Rosa, Jesela De La Rosa, Hernan Sanchez, and Alondra Sanchez; great granddaughter Avela De La Rosa and siblings Esther Pizano, Rita Williams, and Charles De La Rosa.
Leo was preceded in death by his parents and 4 siblings.