George Garcia, age 73 went to be with Jesus on Sunday, February 21, 2021.
George was born in Estancia, NM to Maria Garcia and Teofilo R. Garcia on September 26, 1947.
George is survived by his wife of 43 years, Timotea Garcia; his brother, Louriano “Brother Lou” Garcia and his wife, Alice; his sister, Lupe Petzold and her husband, Robert; daughters, Jessica Garcia and husband, James Maestas Jr.; Trisha R. Abeita and husband, Jose Abeita. His stepchildren, Roberta Roybal, Rebecca Martinez, Ramona Bustamante and her husband Stephan Bustamante, Rita Contreras, Antonio Urioste. George was also blessed with grandchildren: Rudy, Raquelle, Rheanna, Javier, Nevaeh, Selina, Nichole, Joey, David, Samantha, Michael, Stephan, Ambrosio, Ashley, Elizabeth, Mikaela, and Edward, also 8 great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
George was a dedicated member of Church On The Move.
He loved reading his Bible and praying for anyone in need of prayer. He also enjoyed playing guitar, singing, and listening to music. He collected and displayed many family photos. He liked cooking and truly enjoyed eating his X-Hot green chili and his wife’s homemade tortillas. He was also an avid Dallas Cowboys fan.
George is preceded in death by his mother Maria, father Teofilo, brother Abelino, sisters Maria, Vita, and Mary.
In laughter and in sorrow,
In sunshine and n rain,
I know you’re watching over me,
Until we meet again.