January 3, 1960 - March 17, 2017
Julian Garza, Jr., born January 3, 1960, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 17, 2017 at the age of 57. Julian was a native of San Antonio and lived in Floresville for the past 24 years. He retired from the San Antonio Police Department after 25 years of service and approximately 5 years with the Sheriff's Department. His parents Julian and Flavia Garza, Sr., and brother, Juan Jose Garza preceded him in death. Survivors include his loving wife of 33 years Carmen Garza; daughter Marivel Victoria Garza; sons Christopher Michael Perez, Julian Garza, III and Javier Antonio Garza; granddaughters Jordan Raquel and Jayden Bonnie Perez; sister Guadalupe Garza; brother Salvador Garza; half -brother Jesus Garza and half-sisters; Alicia Sanchez, Antonia Vargas, Amalia Urotado, and Anna Maria Garza.; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
He will be remembered for his love of life and his sense of humor. He will be greatly missed.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 2:00 until 9:00 P.M. with a rosary at 7:00 P.M. at Mission South. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Leonard's Catholic Church. Interment will follow in San Fernando Cemetery II.
Published by San Antonio Express-News on Mar. 21, 2017.