Ernest Garza

GARZA
Ernest G. Garza, Sr.
September 27, 1926 - December 12, 2013

Ernest G. Garza, Sr. entered into eternal rest on December 12, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife, Enriqueta, son, Edward, grandsons, Ruben G. Cantu and Robert A. Herrera, Jr. "BJ". He is survived by his children, Esther Cantu (Ruben), Ellen Seguin (Anthony), Ernest Garza Jr. (Kim), Dolores Coleman (Doug), Lisa Sielski (David), grandsons, Jason Seguin, Barak Seguin, Blake Sielski, Matthew Herrera, Rodrigo Cantu, granddaughter Courtney Mabry, numerous nieces & nephews.

He was a loving husband and raised his children with love & strong ideals. He was known for his jovial personality. A veteran of WWII, he spent time and energy as a past member of the American Legion Post 8936 and VFW Post 4700 serving as Chaplin for seven years prior to his illness.

The family would like to thank the staff of Serenity House-Cross Keys and Novus Hospice for the care provided to our father.

SERVICES

Visitation will be held on Tuesday December 17, 2013 from 5:00 PM- 9:00 PM with a prayer service at 7:00 PM at Alamo City Christian Fellowship 6500 N. Interstate 35 San Antonio, TX. Our final farewell will begin at 9:30 A.M. Wednesday December 18, 2013 at same location with interment to follow at Ft Sam Houston National Cemetery with military honors.

Published in Express-News on Dec. 16, 2013