Regino “Gino” Garcia, 74, of Lockhart, passed away peacefully at the Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Lockhart on Aug. 20, 2012.
Gino was born Sept. 7, 1937, to Raymond and Teresa Erevia Garcia in Lockhart. He had worked for 30 years as a mechanic for Goodyear before his retirement. Gino was preceded in death by his wife, Sulema Salas Garcia and his parents.
Gino is survived by his children: Carlos Garcia, of Lockhart, Adam Garcia, of New Braunfels, Carmen, Luna of Lockhart, Nora Garcia, of Belton, and Regino Garcia Jr., of Austin, sisters; Beatrice Garcia, Mary Helen Ruiz and Bertha Alvarez, all of Lockhart; brothers, Ricky Garcia and Raymond Garcia, of Kyle; and seven grandchildren.
A visitation was held Monday, Aug. 27 from 9a.m. – 6 p.m. at Eeds Funeral Home. Recitation of the Rosary was held from 6 – 7 p.m. with Sister Lillian officiating. A Mass of Celebration was held at 10 a.m. on Aug 28 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Deacon Haywood officiating. Serving as pallbearers were: Adam Garcia, Christopher Caldron, Carlos Garcia Jr., Simon Alvarez, and Ricky Garcia and Christopher Garcia.
Burial followed at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. All arrangements with Eeds Funeral Home, 408 S. Main St., Lockhart, Texas 78644. (512) 398-2343.