Joe Perez, wearing a Pan American Broncs jersey, watches the casket as pal barriers move into the church during a mass for legendary long time Pan American University and University of Texas-Pan American baseball coach Alfred “Al” Ogletree at Holy Spirit Catholic Catholic Church on Monday, July 1, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Fr. Andres Gutierrez blesses the casket that holds the body of legendary long time Pan American University and University of Texas-Pan American baseball coach Alfred “Al” Ogletree during a funeral mass at Holy Spirit Catholic Catholic Church on Monday, July 1, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Pal barriers carry the casket of legendary long time Pan American University and University of Texas-Pan American baseball coach “Al” Ogletree after a funeral mass at Holy Spirit Catholic Catholic Church on Monday, July 1, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Attendees listen during a funeral mass for legendary long time Pan American University and University of Texas-Pan American baseball coach “Al” Ogletree at Holy Spirit Catholic Catholic Church on Monday, July 1, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
The casket of legendary long time Pan American University and University of Texas-Pan American and University of Texas-Pan American baseball coach Alfred “Al” Ogletree enters at Holy Spirit Catholic Catholic Church during a funeral mass on Monday, July 1, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Fr. Andres Gutierrez blesses the casket of legendary long time Pan American University and University of Texas-Pan American baseball coach Alfred “Al” Ogletree at Holy Spirit Catholic Catholic Church on Monday, July 1, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
A program rests on a table during a funeral mass for retired long time Pan American University baseball coach Al Ogletree at Holy Sprit Catholic Catholic Church on Monday, July 1, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Fr. Andres Gutierrez blesses the casket that holds the body of legendary long time Pan American University and University of Texas-Pan American baseball coach Alfred “Al” Ogletree during a funeral mass at Holy Spirit Catholic Catholic Church on Monday, July 1, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
A pin commemorates legendary long time Pan American University baseball and University of Texas-Pan American coach Alfred “Al” Ogletree during a funeral mass at Holy Spirit Catholic Catholic Church on Monday, July 1, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Joe Perez, wearing a Pan American Broncs jersey, touches the casket of legendary long time Pan American University and University of Texas-Pan American baseball coach Alfred “Al” Ogletree during a funeral mass at Holy Spirit Catholic Catholic Church on Monday, July 1, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)