Benito 'Benny' Garcia
Born on April 20, 1936
BENITO "BENNY" GARCIA
VICTORIA - Benito "Benny" Garcia, 77, of Victoria, passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2013, in Austin. He was born April 20, 1936 in Fannin to the late Ysmael and Maria Gonzales Garcia. He was a Catholic and retired as a transportation driver. He was a loving husband, father, and loved his grandchildren, always willing to help others, and had a great sense of humor.
He is survived by his wife, Lillie Garcia of Victoria; daughter, Esther G. Lara (Robert) of Austin; sons, Raul Garcia (Melissa) of Victoria and Carlos Garcia (Stephanie) of Victoria; brother, Arnulfo Garcia (Frances) of Victoria; 4 grandchildren; and 1 great-grandchild.
He is preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Enrique "Henry" Garcia.
Visitation will be from 5 - 9 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at Artero Memorial Chapels. Funeral Mass will begin at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church. Burial will be at Resurrection Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Larry Perez Sr., Inosencio Perez, Carlos Aaron Garcia II, Joshua Garcia, Johnathan Garcia, and Jacob Garcia. Honorary pallbearers: Robert Lara, Arnulfo Garcia, and Joshua Desmond Garcia.
Under the direction of Artero Memorial Chapels, Victoria, 361-575-3212.