Luis Rolando Garcia
Luis R. Garcia, 61, of Lockhart, passed away on Monday, Sept. 1, 2008. He was born on Nov. 24, 1946, to Jose Rolando and Alda Emma (Barrera) Garcia, in Alice, Texas.
Luis retired as a Tech Sergeant from the United States Air Force. He was most recently a plant operator with the Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority. He was an outdoorsman who loved fishing and ranching. He
was very patriotic and served his country in the United States Air Force.
He was preceded in death by his parents Jose and Alda Garcia.
Luis is survived by his former spouse and longtime friend, Hope Garcia, of Austin; sons, Joe Garcia and Marco Garcia, both of Austin; brothers, Ramon O. Garcia and Michael Garcia, both of Helotes; and numerous other friends and relatives.
Visitation and services were held on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2008, at 1p.m. at McCurdy Funeral Home. A memorial service was held on Monday, Sept. 8, 2008, at 10 a.m. at McCurdy Funeral Home, and burial was at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, in San Antonio, Texas.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made in memory of Luis to Vietnam Veterans Association 8605 Cameron Street, Suite 400 Silver Spring, Maryland 20910. Please note in the memo section In Memory Of Luis Rolando Garcia.
Arrangements under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home 105 E. Pecan Street Lockhart, Texas 78644 (512) 398-4791.