Juan Jose' Jr.
Juan Jose' Garcia Jr., 26, of Toledo, Ohio, passed away suddenly, Tuesday, December 25, 2012, as a result of an automobile accident. Juan was born in Leon Guanajuato, Mexico on April 9, 1986, to Juan J. and Maria (Hernandez) Sr. Juan was a 2004 graduate of Waite High School, where he served as class president. He was a member of the track team along with the French and Spanish Clubs. After graduation, Juan attended Owens Community College. For the past six years, Juan was employed with Zia's Italian Restaurant as a bartender. Juan enjoyed dancing, movies, decorating, traveling, and hanging out by the pool. He enjoyed listening to music and spending time with his family and friends; especially on his favorite holiday, Christmas. Juan will be remembered for his sarcastic sense of humor and the smile on his face.
Juan is survived by his parents, Juan and Maria Garcia; siblings, Jose' M. (Tiffany) and Natalia E. (Kevin) Garcia; boyfriend, Zachary Smith; dear friend, Janice Dingess; along with his grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandparents.
Friends may call at the Eggleston Meinert & Pavley Funeral Home, Oregon Chapel, 440 S. Coy Road on Friday, December 28, 2012, from 1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., where a rosary service will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will begin Saturday, December 29, 2012, at 9:30 a.m. with prayers in the funeral home and proceed to Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 728 S. St. Clair St, Toledo, for Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Private interment will take place. Memorial contributions in Juan's memory may be directed to the Juan Jose' Garcia Jr. Memorial Fund, along with your name and address in care of Charter One Bank.www.eggleston-meinert.com