Eduardo Fausto Garcia
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Eduardo Fausto Garcia
  • October 13, 1924 - January 17, 2018
  • Texas

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Eduardo "Lalo" Fausto Garcia passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at the age of 93. Born in Bishop, TX to Francisco Garcia and Eva Bartola Pena, Eduardo served as a sergeant in the Army Air Corps, and eventually graduated from Texas A&I in Kingsville. A job as an accounting professor at Laredo Junior College moved him to Laredo where he spent most of his adult life. In his later years he moved to San Antonio where he was loved and cared for by his children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. He was a passionate man who was proud of his family's accomplishments. He enjoyed educating and teaching his students, and shared a love of woodworking and travel as his hobbies.
Eduardo is preceded in death by his beautiful wife Elsa and daughter Maricela. He is survived by his brothers, Juan (Elvesa) Garcia of Fort Worth, and Antero (Lyda) Garcia of Bishop. He is also survived by his children Eddie (Betty) Garcia, Joe (Kay) Garcia, David Garcia, Amber (Michael) Irby, Mark (Belinda) Garcia, 11 grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren. Eduardo was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend to all and he will be greatly missed.
Visitation will be held from 6:00pm to 9:00pm on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00pm that same evening at Sunset Funeral Home, 1701 Austin Highway, San Antonio, TX 78218. Eduardo will be buried in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Laredo, TX, alongside his wife and daughter.