Olivia Gloria Garcia


Olivia Gloria Garcia, age 63, of Hammond, passed away on Monday March 24, 2014. She is survived by her loving husband of 35 years, Alberto; children: Sally (Mike) Skowronski, Amanda (Kyle) McTague, and Greg (Jeny) Garcia; grandchildren: Alexis, Gyzelle, Jozlyn, Gregory Jr., Omar, Zoey, Violet and Vivian; siblings: David (Ina) Navarro and Theresa (Rudy) Rodriguez; numerous nieces and nephews; beloved cats: Blondie and Cleo. Preceded in death by her parents: David and Catherine Navarro; dear grandmother, Eluteria Lopez; siblings: Al, Bob, and Gilbert Navarro, and Sally Lisle. Olivia was a dedicated employee of Hammond Clinic for 42 years and a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She had a smile that lit up the world. Donations in her honor may be made to the Humane Society Calumet Area or Treasured Friends. A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, March 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM DIRECTLY at St. John Bosco Catholic Church, 7113 Columbia Ave. with Fr. Stanley Dominik officiating. Olivia will lie in state at the church from 9:30 AM until time of service. At rest Ridgelawn Cemetery, Gary. Friends may visit with the family on Thursday, March 27, 2014 from 4:00 to 9:00 PM at the Solan Pruzin Funeral Home & Crematory, 14 Kennedy Ave. (corner of Main and Kennedy), Schererville. solanpruzinfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Solan Pruzin - Schererville - Schererville
14 Kennedy Avenue  Schererville, IN 46375
(219) 322-7766

Published in The Times from Mar. 26 to Mar. 27, 2014