Samuel Guzman Leal Sr.
October 29, 1944- April 29, 2023
He Heard the Angels singing, and he left peacefully with them.
Sam was home birthed in a home where the Dodgers Stadium in Los Angeles, Ca was built. In 1984, Sam started running, he did numerous races. He did 3 1/2 marathons, triathlon teams and the Death Race, all up and down California. He loved his running and cycling and many family came for the enjoyment of spending time running. It -became a family thing and Sam really enjoyed taking off with anyone who wanted to cycle especially friends and family who enjoyed riding up Millerton on weekends.
Sam liked all kinds of sports, but he loved the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Los Angeles Lakers, and the Dallas Cowboys.
He loved the Rolling Stones (saw them Twice), Bob Dylan and Kris Kristofferson.
He worked his whole career in the automotive Industry as an Automotive Technician…
And he loved his family….his entire large family.
Sam is survived by his wife, Rebecca L. Leal; His two daughters, Samantha L. LaGrasse, and Angie M. Pennington; His son, Samuel G. Leal Jr.; His grandchildren; Gabrielle Torres, Alex Pennington, Daphne Leal, Kaitlynn Pennington, and Aurora Leal; His sister; Lydia Villarreal; his brothers, Saul Leal Sr. and Rudy Leal.
Sam is preceded by his Parents; Evaristo M. Leal, and Ofilia A. Florez; His sisters, Terry Gomez, Lupe Garcia, Raquel Garcia, Angie Delgado and his brother Daniel Rodriguez.
And as the Angels left the Lord opened his arms and welcomed you home.
I will Love you forever,