Oralia "Lollie" Garcia, 86 went to join her Lord and Savior surrounded by loved ones on June 21, 2012 after a brief illness. She was born May 8, 1926 in Bernalillo, NM where she met and married Bennie Garcia. They then moved to Richmond, CA to raise their family. She moved to Galt 9 years ago and has been very active in the community ever since. She volunteered for many worthy causes, Meals on Wheels, translation for the South County Services and many more.
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She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 55 years, Bennie. Lollie was a loving and giving mother to Beverly (Freddie) Gonzalez, Michael (Janice) Garcia, Barbara (Patrick) Tiner and Ricky (Teri) Garcia. She is survived by brother Jerry Garcia and sister Sharon Martinez, Grandmother to Steven, Andrea, Jason, Angelica, Patrick, Kelly, Christina and Angela. She was also a Great-Grandmother to 14 and a special friend to Joe O'Donnell. She will be missed by many more friends and people that she has helped throughout the years.
There will be no viewing, Rosary will be at 7:00 P.M. on June 27, 2012 and a mass service at St. Christopher's Catholic Church at 9:00 A.M. on June 28, 2012.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Meals on Wheels.
Ben Salas Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Published in Lodi News-Sentinel from June 26 to July 3, 2012