Honorio T. Garcia, 76, of Holmes, passed away at home June 8, 2013. He was the husband of Mary Ada Armstrong Garcia. |
Born in Porac, Philippines, he joined the U.S. Navy and came to the United States in 1960. After the Navy, he worked at General Motors in Baltimore, Md., until he began working for Eastern Airlines at the Friendship Airport. He was then transferred to Philadelphia International Airport and moved to Ridley in 1971 with his family.
After Eastern shut down, he worked for several airlines, including Kiwi Airlines in Newark, N.J. He retired from the airlines and was working for Elliott Lewis (Airport Division) at the time of his death.
Honorio enjoyed working in his garden, fixing cars and was an avid bowler for many years.
Survivors: His wife of 51 years, Mary Ada; his son, Tony; daughter, Mandy; son-in-law, Vinnie; granddaughter, Jordana; step-grandchildren, Carissa and Vince; and a number of relatives and friends that loved him very much.
Life Celebration: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 11 and 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, June 12 in James F. Knoetgen of Morton, 746 Kedron Ave. (Rt. 420).
Funeral Service: 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004.
To share your fondest memories of Honorio, please visit www.lifecelebration.com, 1-800-GIVNISH.
Published in www.delcotimes.com on June 10, 2013