Mr. Garza was born July 3, 1942, in Runge to Elias and Eusebia Rodriguez Garza. He was a ranch hand, truck driver and a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Runge.
Survivors include his sons, Larry (Priscella Jackson) Garza and Johnny (Crissy) Garza, both of Runge; sisters, Eloisa Elizondo, Francis (Alex) Torres and Elisa Torres, all of Runge; brother, Juan (Josie) Garza of Runge; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation began at 5 p.m. Monday, March 10, at Rhodes Chapel in Runge with a rosary recited at 7 o’clock that evening.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 11, at St. Anthony Catholic Church. Interment followed in the Runge Latin Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Christopher Torres, Christopher Parker, Alonzo Gonzales, Raul Torres, Elias Torres and Juan Garza.
Services were entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home. An online guestbook may be signed at rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.