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, at Galloway & Sons Funeral Home in Three Rivers. A rosary was recited there that evening.
The funeral Mass was held Thursday, Oct. 31, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Rev. Ryszard Zielinski officiating.
Burial followed in Three Rivers Cemetery.