Mrs. Garcia was born June 5, 1949. She married Ernest “Goose” Garcia on Sept. 13, 1969. She was a member of Our Lady of Peace and also served as a Guadalupana for several years.
Survivors include four children, Elaine (Luis) Martinez of LaMarque, Eric (Christina) Garcia and Ethan (Lauriza) Garcia, both of Kenedy and Ernie Garcia of Bryan; five grandchildren, Jon Eric, Tomas, Denae, Lee and Alicia; nine sisters; and one brother.
A rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3, at Eckols Funeral Home.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, at Our Lady Queen of Peace.