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Pete Garcia

August 17, 1950 - October 13, 2020

Pete Garcia, age 70, of Columbus, Texas, passed away on October 13, 2020 in Columbus, Texas.

He was born on August 17, 1950 to Pete Garcia, Sr. and Eufemia (Perez) Garcia in Weimar, Texas. On September 21, 1974 he married Robin (Hellrung) Garcia.

Pete worked as a maintenance technician for many years for the Coca Cola Bottling Co. in Houston, Utex Industries in Weimar, TxDot Highway Department in Colorado County, & PepsiCo in Hallettsville.

Pete enjoyed spending time with his 4 grandchildren. He made sure he attended all of their various sporting events. Columbus Cardinal Sports were the highlights of his week. Including his religious attendance of Friday Night Cardinal Football games. Together with his (late) compadres - DoeBoy (Frankie Boettcher), Mr. Leon Thomas, & Fred Hernandez, they would venture to all C-Town games regardless of their location across the State of Texas. He also had a passion for golf prior to his Diabetes progression. After retirement, his daily routine always included having coffee with his Morning Crew at Brookshire Brother's and Donald's Donuts.

Pete is survived by his wife Robin Garcia; son Phillip Garcia and wife Rhonda, son Keith Garcia and wife Beth; grandchildren Emma, Molly, Mady, and Kalan Garcia; brother Edward Garcia; and brother-in-law Leon DeLeon.

He was preceded in death by his parents Pete Garcia, Sr. and Eufemia Garcia; sisters Elizabeth Garcia and Olga Arguellas; infant brother John Garcia; and sister-in-law Theresa Garcia.

Pete was a life-long member of St. Anthony Catholic Church. On Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 9:00 AM there will be a visitation at St. Anthony Catholic Cemetery in Columbus, Texas with a Public Graveside Service to follow at 10:00 AM. Everyone is WELCOME. Fr. Augustine Asante of St. Anthony will be officiating.

Memorials may be given to St. Anthony Catholic School Building Fund, P.O. Box 669, Columbus, TX 78934.


Pete Garcia
August 17, 1950 - October 13, 2020



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