Mrs. Garcia was born Oct. 8, 1956, in Beeville to Rosendo Cardenas and Luz Reyna Cardenas.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Rosendo Cardenas and Fernando Cardenas.
Survivors include two daughters, Elizabeth (Marty Franco) Garcia and Priscilla (Raul) Gonzalez, both of Corpus Christi; eight brothers, Mingo (Anita) Cardenas and Peter Reyes of Wisconsin, Mario (Diana) Cardenas, Juan Cardenas and Jamie Cardenas of San Antonio, Jesse (Pearl) Cardenas of Fort Worth, Freddie (Edelia) Cardenas of Beeville and Alfonso Cardenas of Corpus Christi; five sisters, Rosie (Ricky Garza) Cardenas and Lupe Maher, both of Fort Worth, Angie (Robert) Cuevas of Victoria, Lucy Reyes of Wisconsin and Janie Cardenas of Beeville; six granddaughters; and one great-granddaughter.
A rosary was recited Friday, Jan. 3, at 7 p.m. at Treviño Funeral Home.
The funeral Mass was celebrated Saturday, Jan. 4, at 10 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church with Father Balaswamy Pasala officiating. Burial followed at Ross Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Juan Cardenas, Mario Cardenas, Jamie Cardenas, Jesse Cardenas, Freddie Cardenas, Raul Gonzalez and Alfonso Cardenas.
Honorary pallbearer was Peter Reyes.
Treviño Funeral Home