Eugene P. Garcia Sr., 92, World War II
Veteran passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013. EAME Campaign Medal with 5 Bronze Stars
, Good Conduct Medal, Victory Ribbon, 4 overseas service Bars. Eugene is preceded in death by his wife Venancia of 67 years and oldest daughter Irene G. Jimenez. He is survived by his children son Eugene Garcia Jr. (Rosie), and daughters, Pat Cruz and Sandra Garcia; nine grand children; 15 great grandchildren and sister Anita Lara. Visitation for Mr. Garcia will be January 5, 2014 from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with recitation of the rosary beginning at 6:00 p.m. at San Jose Funeral Home-East. Mass of Christian burial will be Monday, January 6, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. at San Antonio De Padua Catholic Church. Interment to follow at Fort Bliss National Cemetery. Funeral service arranged by San Jose Funeral Home (915) 590-8700.