Jesse W. Garcia
Jesse W. Garcia, 83, of Bethlehem, passed away Monday, March 25, 2013, in ManorCare. He was the husband of Elisa I. (Sanchez) Garcia for 60 years. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Jesus and Petra (Torres) Garcia. A self-employed barber/hairstylist, he owned and operated Jesses Hairstylist for Men, Allentown, until retiring in 2000, after 45 years of service. He served in the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division during the Korean War
. Throughout his life Jesse had a deep love for his native country, Mexico, and the game of soccer. Survivors:
Wife, Elisa; son, David and his wife Stephanie; brothers, Rudy and wife Donna of Easton, Vincent and wife Olivia of Bethlehem, Reuben and wife Chris of Colorado Springs, CO; sisters, Rose Rosamilia of Bethlehem and Hope Davis of Fountain Hill; five grandsons and three great grandchildren. He was predeceased by brothers, Mariano, Charles and Robert. Services:
A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 13, at 10 a.m., in the Pearson Funeral Home, 1901 Linden Street, Bethlehem, followed by burial in Bethlehem Memorial Park.