San Diego, Texas - Alejo Carlos Garcia, Jr., known to many as Alejito, passed away on Monday, October 24, 2016 in an Alice hospital. He was born on September 10, 1961 in Alice, Texas and was a lifelong resident of San Diego, Texas. He retired from TxDot - District # 16 after 20 years of service. He was a lively character and will be missed by his many friends and family. Alejito, is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Encarnacion and Eva Gonzalez Garcia, his maternal grandparents, Salomon and Guadalupe Reyes. He is survived by his parents, Alejo C. Garcia, Sr., and Elma Reyes Garcia of San Diego,Texas one brother, Adrian (Diana) Garcia of Corpus Christi, Texas, two sisters, Alma (Roberto) Casas of Corpus Christi, Texas and Alissa (Rey) Garcia of San Diego, Texas, one niece, Amanda Garcia, and five nephews, Roberto Romeo Casas, Adrian Alex Garcia, Ricardo Ivan Casas, Adrian Carlos Casas and Adriel Cesar Casas, five grand-nieces, Iliana Iris Casas, Ariana Iris Casas, Genevieve Elise Casas, Isabelle Lia Casas and Kaydence Rae Casas and one grand-nephew Ryan Matthew Casas, numerous aunts, uncles and a large extended family, as well as his many friends. Visitation will begin on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. at Mauro P. Garcia Funeral Home - San Diego with a Rosary at 7 p.m. that evening. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 10 a.m. at St. Francis de Paula Catholic Church in San Diego . Active Pallbearers will be, Roberto Romeo Casas, Adrian Alex Garcia, Ricardo Ivan Casas, Adrian Carlos Casas, Adriel Cesar Casas and Ruben A. Vela. Burial will follow at the San Diego Cemetery in San Diego. Mauro P. Garcia Funeral Homes, Inc. entrusted with arrangements. Condolences for the family can be left on our website: www.mauropgarcia.com