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Felipe S. Garcia

August 23, 1943 — October 10, 2022

Felipe S. Garcia, 79, passed away Monday, October 10, 2022, at McAllen Heart Hospital.
Felipe was born in Alamo, TX and grew up on Duranta and 9 1/2 Street, where a lot of his family still resides. He migrated with his family to Burley, ID from the 1960's to the early 2000's. He was a well-known contractor and foreman in the Rupert/Paul area. He worked as a truck driver his whole life and retired in 2021. Felipe's joy was working and spending time with his big family. He will greatly be missed.
He is preceded in death by his son, Felipe Garcia Jr.; granddaughter, Princess Maria Lydia Garcia; parents, Jose Maria "Chema" Garcia and Maria Soto; six siblings, Lydia G. Ramos, Carlos S. Garcia, Maria "Elena" Garcia, Carlota "Carla" Garcia, Jose Maria "Joe" Garcia, Maria "Marita" Garcia; step-mom, Maria Inez "Dora" Garcia; sister-in-law, Bertha Garcia; and a nephew, Cesar Cantu.
Mr. Garcia is survived by his wife, Lidia Reyna Garcia; seven children, Rachel (Robert) Rodriguez, Robert (Alma) Garcia, Ricardo (Irene) Garcia, Norma L. (Ramiro) Garza, Mary (Matthew) Garcia-Lopez, Linda Garcia, Diana Garcia; 16 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; six siblings, Janie Garza, Javier Garcia, Jose Luis Garcia, Mildred Garcia, Veronica Garcia, and Eva Garcia.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. with a 6 p.m. prayer service Thursday, October 13, 2022, at Memorial Funeral Home in San Juan. Funeral service will take place at 1 p.m. Friday, October 14, 2022, at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Val Verde Memorial Gardens in Donna.
Funeral services are under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home in San Juan.
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Service Schedule

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Thursday, October 13, 2022

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Memorial Funeral Home - San Juan

311 E Expressway 83, San Juan, TX 78589

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Friday, October 14, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Val Verde Memorial Gardens

6200 Val Verde Rd, Donna, TX 78537

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