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Abe Garcia was called up to the Lord on April 6, 2021, at the age of 85. He was born on June 17, 1935 in San Antonio, Texas. He served in the U.S Navy, completing his service in the military as a reservist. He worked for the U.S. Postal Service for 35 years and retired as Postmaster of Converse, Texas. In his leisure time he enjoyed spending time with family and friends, reading, crossword puzzles and watching sports.

He was preceded in death by his beloved parents Amelia and Abram; his first wife Tillie; and brothers, Carlos and Armando. He is survived by his loving children, Delia (Sandy), Abraham Joshua, and Dee Hernandez; grandchildren, Stormie (Josh) Roberts and Dakota Contreras; ex-wife and best friend, Lily (Nana); his siblings, Richard, Rosie, Felix (Sylvia), Gilbert and Cecilia; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral Services: Visitation will begin on Wednesday, May 5, at 5:00 P.M. with a Rosary to be recited at 6:00 P.M. at the Angelus Chapel. Funeral Mass will be offered on Thursday, May 6, at 11:30 A.M. at St. Thomas More Catholic Church. Private burial at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with military honors.

Condolences may be sent to www.theangelusfuneralhome.com

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Published in Express-News on May 2, 2021.
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May 5, 2021
Papa im really missing you im glad we had the time we did in your last months here on earth, i adopted you as my dad in mi corazon. I did the best i could do with the skills i have learned and used since high school, im sorry i couldnt save you , i know your in heaven always trying to make people laugh and be happy. Take care papa i will honor your wishes for me. John, Contreras
John Contreras
May 5, 2021
Correction - we are still blessed with one aunt on my dad's side - Herminia Gomez, my uncle Charles's wife. My apologies.
Robert Gomez
May 4, 2021
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May 4, 2021
Well, he was the last of my aunt's and uncles on my dad's side and he was always so up-beat and smiling. I loved his voice with it's southern twang and his infectious laugh. I have many memories of the family parties at grandma and grandpa's house in Castroville and the visits at his home in San Antonio. Delia and Josh were blessed to have him so many years...and the Lord took him quickly...no suffering. My prayers are with the family on this great loss...but we look forward to the reunion in heaven. Love and prayers.

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Robert Gomez
May 3, 2021
Aways the nicest friend!
Patricia Williams
May 2, 2021
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Virginia Hinojosa (mina)
April 22, 2021
I love and miss you dearly
Delia Garcia
April 21, 2021
Rest In Peace
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