Hector Garcia Jr.
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December 8, 2014
Hector Garcia Jr. went to be with the Lord on December 8, 2014 at the age of 49. Hector was a member of Bandera Road City Church and he graduated from Regions University with a Bachelor's Degree in Ministry. In addition to his education, Hector had a remarkable gift for writing which led him to pursue poetry and write a children's book, "Ronnie the Rhino and the Grumpy Old Elephant," which was published in 2008. He loved children, spending time with family and friends, especially his nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his sister Terry Amen and grandparents Juan and Rosa Garcia and Ramon and Socorro Garcia. He is survived by his parents Hector Sr. and Elena Garcia, sisters Laura Guerrero (Martin), Rosie Garcia, Rebecca Freed (Tom), brother John Garcia (Rosa), nieces and nephews Jordan and Victoria Garcia, Chelsea Amen, Lauren Ibarra, Brooke and Jordan Freed, Brandon Garcia, Christopher Guerrero, Deniece Bolanos. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to be made to: The Hector Garcia Foundation .A Memorial Service will take place on Tuesday, December 16, 2014, 10:00 AM at Trevino Funeral Home Palo Alto, 2525 Palo Alto Rd. Services will conclude after the memorial service.

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Published in San Antonio Express-News on Dec. 15, 2014.
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December 9, 2019
Jane, Sharon and I miss you so very much. And though you have been gone for awhile now life is not the same with you we all miss you very very much.
Thelma Hinojosa
December 17, 2014
Al & Joanne Morales- West Side YMCA Our condolence
December 16, 2014
My most sincere sympathy and prayers to Hector's family and friends.
Toni Bonoan-Terry
December 16, 2014
May the peace that comes from the memories of love comfort you now and in the days to come.
Elaine Retta-Zamora
December 16, 2014
We have missed you all and just found out this morning that our dear brother and your beloved Hector has gone home to be with the Lord. He was an inspiration to those of us who knew him at the Davis -Scott YMCA. God bless and keep you in His loving care.

Your Friends Forever,
Clyde & Susan Glosson
Susan Glosson
December 16, 2014
We know you are rejoicing with the Lord, Terry and your grandparents, but we will miss your smile and positive attitude! Until we meet again! Love you!
Ray and Yolanda Garcia
December 15, 2014
A friend since middle school, nothing but fond memories...you will be missed
Jerry Cantu
December 15, 2014
I have known the Garcia Family for many years. May God bless you and give you the strength and peace to get through this difficult time. Rest in Paradise, Hector. You will be missed.
Nelda Melo-Martinez
December 15, 2014
You were an amazing man of God and a true friend like no other. You will be very missed.
Thelma Hinojosa
December 15, 2014
My son and I had the pleasure of meeting you at the YMCA. Even though you were having a rough time you managed to encouraged us. Thank You Hector and rest in Gods Holy Place.
patricia martinez
December 15, 2014
John, May God's comforting embrace surround you and your family as you mourn your loss. You are in my prayers.
Gina Diaz
December 15, 2014
Our sister is waiting to guide you into heaven. Rest in peace my big brother and one day we shall meet again in God's kingdom.
John and Rosa Garcia
December 15, 2014
You were truly a brother to me and accepted me into your family. I will miss you and always admire your perseverance and your big heart.
Tom Freed
December 15, 2014
"Your life was an inspiration to me. You loved hard and you fought hard. What a privilege it was to be your sister. I will forever miss you. Love you more than words can say.
Rebecca Freed
December 14, 2014
John and Garcia Family, your're in our prayers. May the Lord give you strength and peace during this very difficult time.

Matthew 5:4
"Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted."

Richard & Gwendolyn
Gwendolyn Guerrero
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