Jose Angel Garcia

Garcia, Jose Angel
67 of Chandler entered eternal rest on February 28, 2013 in Chandler. Jose was born in Duncan, Arizona and served in the United States Army as a Lieutenant. He was a lieutenant with the Mesa Police Department and in his retirement was the chief of security at Chandler-Gilbert Community College. Jose was also a human rights activist. He is survived by his wife Rosalia Garcia; sons Jose Alfredo Garcia, Jesus Antonio Garcia and Jose Carlos Garcia; grandchildren: Jesus, Mario, Dominic, Janessa and Daniel and sister Kathrine Camarena. He was preceded in death by his parents Salvadore and Genievieve Garcia and brothers Manuel Garcia, Sr. and Margartio Garcia. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, March 4, 2013 at Queen of Heaven Mortuary Chapel, 1562 East Baseline Road 85204. The Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 230 W. Galveston, Chandler, Arizona. Inurnment with military honors will be at Queen of Heaven Cemetery on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 9 a.m. Memories and condolences may be made by visiting the online obituary Guest Book at Arrangements are entrusted to Queen of Heaven Mortuary.

Published in The Arizona Republic on Mar. 3, 2013