The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday that memorial services for legendary baseball head coach emeritus and Hall of Famer Al Ogletree will be held on Sunday and Monday.
Ogletree passed away yesterday at the age of 89.
The viewing will take place on Sunday from 4-to-6 p.m., with the rosary at 7 p.m., at Holy Spirit Catholic Church at 2201 Martin Ave. in McAllen.
The Hidalgo County Commissioner’s Court will be issuing a proclamation in honor of Coach Al’s life on Monday at 9:50 a.m. at 100 E. Cano St. in Edinburg.
Services are scheduled for Monday at 11 a.m. at Holy Spirit Catholic Church.
Burial will immediately follow services and take place at Rio Grande Valley State Veterans Cemetery, which is located at 2520 S Inspiration Rd. in Mission.
UTRGV Athletics will celebrate the life of Ogletree during a special ceremony prior to the opening night homecoming game on Friday, Feb. 14, 2020 at 7 p.m. the UTRGV Baseball Stadium.