Rogelio A. Acera, loving husband, good father, grandfather, father-in-law, chef, singer, and comedian, passed away peacefully in Wilmington, NC on Saturday, January 21, 2023. Born on July 22, 1946 in Iba, Zambales, Philippines to Genaro Acera and Ester Abrigo Acera.
He graduated from St. Joseph H.S. In 1964. He worked in Subic Naval Base in Naval exchange for 27 years. He migrated to the US in 1991. He continued his service and retired from West Point Academy, New York in 2015. He spent his retirement time fishing/crabbing, bowling & golfing.
Rogelio is the eldest son of 13 children. His surviving siblings: Estrelita Acera-Abad, Reynaldo A. Acera, Cecilia Acera-Dehuya, Imelda Acera, Eduardo Acera and Magdalena Acera. Rogelio is survived by his wife Alice, and his 5 children: Gilberto (wife Teresita Acera) of the Philippines, Lourdes (husband Viner Escudero) of Pennsylvania, Fredina O. Acera of New York, Annalizza (husband Ralph Valente) of New York, Leonardo (wife Erica Acera) of North Carolina. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren: Gerald, Joanna Mae Alipio, Gio Acera of Philippines, Kathryll Faye Acera-Escudero, Rafaiel Acera-Escudero, Angel M. Jimenez, Deangie Jimenez, Crisbert L. Acera, Michael Acera-Valente of New York and Leonardo T. Acera of North Carolina and numerous nieces, nephews and 4 great-grandchildren.
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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation Village Road Chapel
Crisbert’s HS Graduation 😘🥰❤️6/21/2006 Another good memory to remember you daddy ❤️
Good memories to remember ❤️🥰missing you Daddy & we love you🥰it’s been 3 months since you left us
Crisbert’s wedding 9/25/2022 Missing you Daddy ❤️love you
Enjoying 😘 the Filipino food in Karenderya @ Nyack, NY.
Breaker’s, Myrtle Beach, SC
Mikey’s confirmation , Daddy , Mama & Crisbert @ St. Mary Church ,Marlboro,NY
After the beach in NC
?year Circle Line , NY Daddy, Mama , Nard & Crisbert
Roger & Alice Golden Wedding Anniversary & Renew their Vows 7/2014 St. Mary Church,Marlboro,NY
Daddy & Mama 50th Wedding Anniversary 7/2014
Xmas 2022 @ Daddy's home. Daddy, Mama, Angie, & Leo
Daddy's 75th B-dayyyyy!!!
New China Buffet, SC. Dec 2022 with Daddy, Mama, & Nhard
Mikey’s Graduation 6/2022
Family bonding 6/2022
Crisbert & Tesera’s Wedding 9/25/22
Newburgh, NY Mikey & Daddy Boy
2022 graduation for Mikey
Crisbert & Tesera’s Wedding 09/25/2022
Daddy & Mikey PreK
Daddy & Mama 50th Anniversary, Newburgh, NY with Dina, Angel, & Angie
Daddy's retirement @ West Point
On my wedding day. Very appreciative for these moments. Miss you Daddy
NY 199? Something Daddy and Leo O. Acera
NBHS Senior Night 2022
Daddy Birthday celebration
Wrightsville Beach 2022 Moon Shadows❤️
2022 Daddy and Erica
The house in Newburgh NY
2022 Leo T HS Graduation!!!
Mama and Daddy 2022
Family bonding time
Crisbert and Tesera’s Wedding 2022 Daddy and Mama
Leo T. 8th Grade Graduation! Daddy Mama and Tita Dina!❤️❤️
Daddy and Leonardo O. Acera son Circa 199? Something. ❤️
Mama and Daddy at Myrtle Beach
Confirmation Leo T.Acera Sponsor Angel Jimenez Mama Alice and Daddy Roger Acera
Tesera and Crisbert 2022
Wrightsville Beach NC a Tribute to Daddy