LA JOYA – Evangelina Garcia, 89, passed away Saturday, April 11, 2015 at McAllen Medical Center in McAllen. She was born to Manuel Flores and Tiodula Mendiola on June 14, 1925 in San Miguel de Camargo, Tamaulipas.
She is survived by her children, Maria Alicia Moreno, Edelmiro Garcia, Sr., Jose Rolando Garcia, Maria Magdalena Carmona, Jose Mario Garcia, Jose Luis Garcia, Gustavo Garcia, Ruben Garcia, Roberto Garcia and Juan Manuel Garcia; siblings, Maria Reyna, Manuela Partida, Alvina Zuniga; 20 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death her husband, Heriberto Garcia, and parents.
Visitation will be held today, Monday, April 13, 2015 from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. with a rosary recited at 7 p.m. both evenings at The Lord & I Memorial Chapel in Peñitas. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Angels Cemetery in La Joya. Interment will follow to Lord & I Cemetery in Palmview.