Maria Guadalupe Garza was welcomed into eternal rest on the morning of August 1, 2017 with her family by her side.
She was born in Alice, Texas on June 25, 1944 to Augustina and Manuel Garcia.
Maria’s favorite pastimes were cooking and talking on the phone with family and friends. She also enjoyed calling Bingo at the nursing home. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend who will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Daniel Garza, three sons, Issac Garza, Joel Garza, and Lalo Garza, a daughter, Rosie Garza, and one brother, David Garcia.
Left to cherish their memories of Maria are her eight sons, Danny Garza of Corpus Christi, Roger Garza of Oklahoma, Robert Garza of Kansas, Homer (Darla) Garza of Corpus Christi, Rolando Garza of Agua Dulce, Abel (Renee) Garza of Mississippi, Ronald (Kimberley) Garza of Corpus Christi, and Erin (Jesiell) Garza of Corpus Christi; one daughter, Yvonne Garza of Oklahoma; forty-one grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren; three brothers, Rene Garcia and Frank Garcia both of Corpus Christi, and Hector Garcia of Dallas, and one sister, Sylvia Garcia of Corpus Christi.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, August 7, 2017 at Holmgreen Mortuary in Alice.
Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Holmgreen Mortuary Chapel. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park in Alice.