Deaths: May 28, 2002

May 28, 2002


Visitation will be from 6 to 9 tonight in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in El Centro for Beatrice S. Garcia, 70, of Holtville, who died Saturday in her home.

Funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday in Christ Community Church in El Centro. The Rev. Mike Allen of Friends Church in Holtville will officiate.

Burial will be in Terrace Park Cemetery in Holtville.

Mrs. Garcia was born May 17, 1932, in El Centro. She was raised and attended schools in Holtville.

She graduated in the top 10 of her class in Holtville High School in 1950.

Mrs. Garcia worked for D.A. Brady Farms for more than 15 years. She loved baseball, especially Babe Ruth and Little League baseball. She also loved to read and being with her family.


She was preceded in death by nephews, Richard and Nick Garcia.

Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Daniel and Donna Garcia of Chattanooga, Tenn., Edward and Susan Garcia of Hemet, Julio and  Theresa Garcia of Little Rock, Ark., and  Be Be "Steve" and Susan Garcia of Holtville; son, Robert Garcia of La Quinta; daughters and sons-in-law, Ruth Garcia and Genaro Rodriguez of Holtville, Kathleen and James Bell of Holtville; 20 grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

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