July 3, 1938 - December 20, 2018
Leroy was born in Webster South Dakota to Frankand Jeanette Grosek. He grew up on his families far, until he married his childhood sweetheart Sharen Magee in 1956. They moved to Minnesota where he began working as a carpenter to support his family. In 1967 the family moved to Irving Texas and he continued to work as a carpenter until 201 he suffered a major stroke that left him confined to a wheelchair. He made the best of the situation by enjoying the outdoors pulling weeds for all the neighbors, making friends and drinking beer he enjoyed gardening fishing and visits from many friends and family. There isn’t anything he wouldn’t do for his friends and family. In 2016 Dad went to live in a nursing homes after mom fell and was no longer able to care for him. He passed away peacefully December 20th of kidney disease.
He is survived by wife Sharen, children Barbara, Joe, Cheryl, Roxanne and Daniel.
Grandchildren; Melissa Joseph, Miranda, Katelynn, Sarah and Andrew.
Great Grandchildren; Macis, Ryder, Brinlee and Schyler.
Siblings; Raymond ” Jenny “, Irene “Sis”, Lois “hank”, Marion “Snooky”, Alberta “Skip”, Rita “Zeke” Carol ” Chucky” and Donna “Kiddo”
Preceded in death by ; his parents Frank and Jeanette Grosek.
Sibling; Francis “Fritz” Kathleen “Shorty”, Donald “Bun”, Edward “Peewee” and Lucille “Slim”.
Service will be held on Saturday, January 19th of 2019, at Aria Irving Chapel at 2 o’clock.
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