Ms. Garcia was born Jan. 26, 1951, in Three Rivers to Julia Garcia Tanguma and Emilio Garcia. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her father, Emilio Garcia; a son, Jesus “Jimmy” Garcia; and a brother, Ruben Garcia.
Survivors include her mother, Julia (Nasario) Tanguma of Three Rivers; a son, Timmy Lee (Adriana) Briseno of Three Rivers; three daughters, Rachael (Russell) Garcia and Tina Briseno, both of Refugio, and Laura Briseno of San Antonio; 11 grandchildren; two brothers, David Garcia of Corpus Christi and Rudy (Celia) Garcia of Three Rivers; a sister, Elia (Larry) Molinar of Odessa; and numerous nieces, nephews and family members.
Visitation was held Wednesday, Oct. 30, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Galloway & Sons Funeral Home in Three Rivers. A rosary was recited there that evening at 7p.m.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Rev. Ryszard Zielinski officiating.
Burial followed in Three Rivers Cemetery.
Galloway & Sons Funeral Home, Three Rivers