COMANCHE — Funeral services for Guadalupe ‘Lupe’ Garcia, 86, of Comanche will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 4, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Comanche with Father Philip McNamara officiating. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation and Rosary will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at Comanche Funeral Home. Lunch will be at Sacred Heart Catholic Church following the funeral services.
He died Wednesday, March 31, 2010, at his home.
He was born Jan. 13, 1924, in Goliad, to Pedro and Encarnacion Garcia. He was married to Rafaela Galvan on Feb. 23, 1948, in Harlingen. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife, Rafaela Garcia; five daughters and four sons, Angie Garcia of Garland, Maria Mendoza and husband Jose of Comanche, Margarita Soto and husband Andres of Dalton, Ga., Eleanor Garcia of Garland, Jose Garcia of Grand Prairie, Lucy Rodriguez and husband Arturo of Fort Worth, Estevan Garcia and wife Pam of Sanger, Jorge Garcia of Comanche, and Eddie Garcia and wife Luisa of Denton; brother, Anonio Garcia of Comanche; two sisters, Jesusa Lopez of Comanche and Margarita Dominquez of Kingsville; 30 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his son, Jose Luis Garcia; a grandson; a granddaughter; and a great-granddaughter.