Ruben Garcia – 54 years of age passed away August 10, 2017 in a local hospital. He was born January 11, 1965 to Cresencio T. Garcia and Leocadia Rojas Garcia. He was a loving and caring father, husband, brother and above all a great friend.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents; parents, Crescencio and Leocadia Garcia; one brother, Cresencio R. Garcia and one nephew, Chris Eli Montes.

Survivors include his wife of 21 years of marriage, Lamar Garcia of Alice, Texas; his sons, Ruben (Maria) Garcia Jr. of Alice, Texas, Xavier (Celeste) Hernandez, Steven Ruiz and one daughter, Makayla Garcia; three grandchildren, Ruben H. Garcia III, Madilyn Hernandez and Taelyn Hernandez. Other survivors include three sisters, Belinda (the Late Ramiro) Carpentier, Delmira Garcia and Evangelina (Julio) Perez; one brother, Gonzalo (Mary Lou) Garcia and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Monday, August 21, 2017 at 12 Noon at Rosas Funeral Home. A funeral procession will depart the funeral home at 1:15 P.M. going to the St. Joseph Catholic Church for a Rosary to be recited at 1:30P.M. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2:00 P.M. Services will conclude at the church.

Rosas Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements