COMANCHE — Funeral services for Elijah-Joel Zarate Garcia, 23, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery. Rosary will be at 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25 at Comanche Funeral Home Chapel, followed by visitation from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
He passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019, in Comanche.
He was born on Oct. 14, 1996, in Katy to Reymundo Ybarra Garcia and Eliza Zarate Garcia.
Survivors include his daughter, Viviana Rose; son, Greyson and girlfriend Rosa Sanchez, all of Comanche; father, Reymundo Ybarra Garcia of Houston; mother, Eliza Zarate Garcia of Comanche; brothers, Reymundo Zarate Garcia and Ezra Dominico Garcia, all of Comanche; grandparents, Elizaio and Lupe Zarate of Comanche; grandmother, Julia Ybarra Garcia of San Angelo; aunt, Sarah Zarate of Stephenville; uncle, Jonathan Zarate of Beaumont; uncle, Antonio Garcia and wife Dominga of Comanche; uncle, Daniel Garcia and wife Irmi of Arlington; uncle, David Garcia Sr. and wife Lisa Gandy of Houston; aunt, Janie and Luis Garcia of San Angelo; numerous great-aunts and great-uncles; and numerous cousins whom he loved so very much.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Antonio Garcia, Sr.; and his Godmother and aunt, Delphina Larralde.