Mrs. Esperanza “Espy” Wendy V. De Leon, Beloved wife and mother

HEPHZIBAH, Ga. – Entered into rest on Tuesday, 29 November 2022 at her place of residence. Mrs. Espy De Leon, 58, of Nashau Court., Hephzibah. Daughter of Ms. Wanda “Cookie” F. Butler. Proceeded in death by her brother, Eric P. Butler, her daughter, Miss Catrice “Kitty” Nicole Ortiz-De Leon, and her father, Mr. Melvin L. Butler.

Memorial services will be held Friday, 9 December 2022 at 4 P.M. at Chance & Hydrick Funeral Home, Augusta. A visitation will be held from 3 P.M. until time of service.

She is also survived by her husband, Mr. Guillermo “Willie” M. De Leon, daughters Sylvia “Khouri” De Leon and Rebekah “Bekah” Cawley (Matthew Cawley), grandchildren Kayden Childs and Xavier “Havi” De Leon. Other family members to include, Irma Butler, Victor Butler, Damien Butler, Jennifer Butler, Kaylan Winters, and sister-in-law, Ms. Maria De Leon. Extended family to include, The Vega Family (Carlos, Clideya, Catrice, and Catherine), The Titre Family, The Bourke Family, The Gingrich Family (Dulcie, Brittany, Brandon, Bryson and Cierra) The Sewell Family (Fredine and Angelica), The Morgan Family (Wayne, Denise, and Ryan), The Johnson Family (Shana, Sean, Kennedy, and Cameron), The Barbee Family (David, Scottie, Elizabeth, Rachel, and Jeremy), The Bartlett Family (David, Sumra, and Sophie), The Orta-Fowler Family (Darren, Beatrice, Makeana, and Alex), The Lansing Family (Rabbi Don, Karen, and Michelle), The Fowler Family (Eric, Maggie, Yahdon, and Erica), The Lobo Family (Tony, Jennifer, Braeleigh, and Siena), Rey Leon, and The Faugl Family (Jeremy, Edese, Eliora, Kiani, and Ela), The Ortiz Family (Walt and Ellie), The King Family (Kim and Dianne), The Myers Family (Charlie and Dianne, The Hammondtree Family (Theo and Charlotte), The Bently Family (Ricky and Stacy), The Lamb Family (Paul and Brenda), The Cash Family (Addison and Brenda). Cousins, Rita, Valerie, Raymond, Eric, Marsha, Frances, and Jean.

Mrs. Espy De Leon was an Honorably Discharged Army Veteran of 18 years of service. A licensed food service training manager (Trainer and Proctor) for Training The Team, LLC and a cherished member of Congregation Beth Shalom in North Augusta, SC.

The Oneg (festive meal gathering)/repass will be shortly after the memorial service at Congregation Beth Shalom – 10580 Atomic Rd. North Augusta, SC 29861.

In lieu of flowers and/or food, please consider donating monetarily to PayPal via username, xRebekahAnn or The De Leon Family P.O. Box, 5753 Augusta, GA 30916.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Request A Consultation