Rogelio Acera

July 22, 1946 - January 21, 2023
Rogelio  Acera

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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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  • January 26, 2023
    Albert Mueller says:
    Alice,my deepest sympathy to you and family,and Rogers in peace Roger

  • January 26, 2023
    Jocelyn Johnson says:
    Roger was a kind and generous man. Alice and him make the perfect couple. You are taken too soon. You will be missed. May you rest in peace and God is with you. Sending love and prayers for those he left behind. Jocelyn Johnson

  • January 26, 2023
    Edward Salenga says:
    My deepest condolence to the family …

  • January 26, 2023
    Randi Million says:
    Wishing my dear friend and co worker , Anna my sincere condolences on the passing of your father . May he rest in peace.

  • January 26, 2023
    Annalizza Acera-Valente says:
    Missing you very much & they take you too soon from us 😘❤️ all good times & memories all we have ❤️I love Daddy ❤️ Rest in Peace 🙏🙏🙏❤️😘