Delia Cecilia Garcia, 67, a resident of San Marcos, passed away at her home on April 29, 2013. She was born April 23, 1946, in Cuero to Eulogio and Ygnacia (DeLeon) Ruiz.
Delia will always be remembered as a kind and hardworking woman. She held managerial positions while working at Dairy Queen, HEB and the Lynn Theater in Gonzales.
She was a kind Christian woman who loved going to church for services and Bible study.
Most dear to her was her family and the family gatherings that brought them around her.
Delia is preceded in death by her husband Manuel B. Garcia, her son Robert Luis Garcia and her brother Jose Luis Ruiz.
She is survived by her children Manuel R. Garcia and his wife Kathleen of San Marcos; Linda Louise Hernandez and her husband Jose of San Marcos; Daniel Garcia and his wife Sophie of San Marcos and Michael Anthony Garcia and his wife Jennifer of San Marcos.
Delia is also survived by her grandchildren, who with great affection called her “Momo,” Manuel Robert Garcia IV, Kayla Myranne Garcia, Michael Tyler Garcia, Avery Diane Garcia, Ava Anais Margot Garcia, and Camille Chloe Mia Garcia and great-grandchildren Paul Anthony Evans, Bryssa Lynn Allen and Richard Thomas Coles Garcia.
Further, she is survived by her brother Alex Ruiz, sisters Olivia Ortega and Lydia Alvarez and other loving relatives, all of whom will miss her dearly.
Visitation will be held Thursday, May 2 from 1 to 9 p.m. at Thomason Funeral Home in San Marcos. A prayer service will be at 7 p.m. that evening in the Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, May 3 at the Trinity Life Church in San Marcos. Burial to follow in St. James Catholic Cemetery in Gonzales.
Pallbearers will be Paul Cerda, Manuel Robert Garcia IV, Michael Tyler Garcia, Jim Garza, Eulogio Ruiz III and David Alvarez.
Honorary pallbearers will be Kayla Forrest Garcia, Ava Anais Margot Garcia, Camille Chloe Garcia and Jessi Ruiz.
For more information or to sign the guestbook online, visit www.thomasonfuneralhome.com .
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Thomason Funeral Home, 2001 Old Ranch Road 12, San Marcos, 396-2300.