JOE CHRISTOPHER CHRISTY GARCIA AUGUST 19, 1962 ~ MAY 11, 2013 Joe Christopher Garcia "Christy" was born on August 19, 1962 in Santa Fe N.M. and went to be with God on Saturday, May 11, 2013. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Gavino Garcia and Dominga Vigil; paternal grandparents, Isidro and Eufemia Padilla; father, Joe Padilla and his sister, Marie Isabel Montoya. Joe is survived by his mom, Maria G. Garcia "Wallie"; daughter, Jocelyn Monique Schobey; grandson, Xavier Anthony; sisters, Rosie Archibeque and husband, Jake and Victoria Garcia; nieces, Kimberly Archibeque, Maria Sandoval, Georgia Vigil, Isabella Garcia; nephews, Daniel Montoya, Marcos Archibeque and Thomas Vigil and numerous aunts, uncles, other family and friends who loved and will miss him. Our special thanks and appreciation go to uncle Charlie Vigil for your love and support throughout all of his life. Services will be held at St. Anthony Parish, Main St. Pecos N.M. on Friday, May 17, 2013. A Rosary will be recited at 12:00pm with a Funeral mass to follow at 1:00pm. Arrangements by Direct Funeral Services, 2919 4th St. N.W. ABQ. 505-343-8008.
Published in Santa Fe New Mexican on Jan. 1, 1900