April 13, 1927 - February 19, 2018
Tomas S. Garza, 90, beloved husband, father, and grandfather went to be with the Lord on Monday, February 19, 2018. Tomas was born on April 13, 1927 in San Antonio, Texas. He is preceded in death by his parents, Senovio and Consuelo Garza; wife, Herminia; son, Tomas Jr.; brother, Ramiro; sisters, Trinidad, Isabel and Aurora. Tomas is survived by his children, Gloria and husband Joe Olivares, Rosemarie and husband Carlos Sandoval and Norma and husband Ramon Renteria Sr.; 9 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, and 4 great great grandchildren. He is also survived by brother, Jose Garza and sisters, Esperanza Hernandez and Yolanda Montez. He additionally leaves behind many loving nieces, nephews, and friends. Tomas was an Army veteran and a 32-year retiree from the City of San Antonio. He was a hard workingman and strong-willed individual who instilled those values in his daughters. Many will miss him dearly. Visitation will be at Castillo Mission Funeral Home on Wednesday February 28, 2018 from 2pm-9pm with a Rosary being recited at 7pm. Funeral procession will depart the funeral home on Thursday March 1, 2018 at 11:30am for a 12pm Mass at Holy Family Catholic Church. Interment will follow at San Fernando Cemetery #2.
Published by San Antonio Express-News on Feb. 25, 2018.