Our Staff

Our dedicated and supportive staff are here to guide you through this difficult journey. We take pride in doing our absolute best to ensure your needs are met.

Our Funeral Directors & Staff

We are nothing without our dedicated staff. If you take a few minutes to get to know us online, when you walk through our doors and see familiar faces, it will make your experience with us that much better.

Licensed Staff

All of our licensed directors adhere to the highest standard of ethical practices and are committed to ensuring that all of your needs are attended to. Their commitment to the community and genuine compassion toward families are but a few of the characteristics that make them outstanding in their field. We are proud to have them on our staff.

Lee Castro, Funeral Director
Email: lee@legacychapelsrgv.com
Website: www.legacychapelsrgv.com
Office Phone: 956-618-5900
Fax: 956-618-5918

Mr. Lee Castro began his career in the Funeral Profession at the early age of 16 while attending McAllen High School. He has been active in both civic and professional organizations over the years. Mr. Castro possesses the passion needed to help the family in their time of need.

Support Staff

Typically not seen during the funeral, the behind-the-scenes presence of support staff is nonetheless critical to the day-to-day operation of our facilities. Our support staff plays an important role in ensuring our high standard of service. We are proud of their dedication and commitment.

Mariela R. Callaway, Graphic Designer
Email: mariela@legacychapelsrgv.com
Office Phone: 956-618-5900

Mariela was born in Lima, Peru. She moved to Miami, Florida at an early age and attended high school at South Texas Christian Academy in McAllen. She graduated from The University of Texas-Pan American with a Bachelors of Science in Biology. During her college years she worked for the SDA Texas Conference as a summer camp Counselor and later on as the Media Director, where she developed her love and passion for photography, graphic design and anything art related. Later on, Mariela continued her education and received a certification in Digital Marketing with an emphasis in Social Media Management. Mariela is the person in charged of all the visual content at Legacy Chapels, from the memorial slideshow to the prayer cards.

Alice Roman, Floral Designer
Email: alice@legacychapelsrgv.com
Office Phone: (956) 618-5900 

Alice was born in San Juan, Texas and graduated from PSJA Bears in 1990. She attended Mid-Western State University in Wichita Falls, Texas. Prior to her employment with Legacy Floral, she worked for the prestigious florist, Hewlett- White Inc. of McAllen for over 23 years. She specializes in creating unique floral designs, from weddings to birthdays, and any occasion.