Maria Garcia Fino
Maria Garcia Fino
  • April 24, 1934 - October 18, 2017
  • Midland, Texas

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Maria Garcia Fino, aged 83, passed away peacefully on October 18, 2017.

There will be a visitation from 11 am to 8 pm on Saturday, October 21, 2017 and from 1 pm to 6 pm on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Ellis Funeral Home with a Celebration of Life that evening at 6 pm in the Chapel. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 am Monday, October 23, 2017 at San Miguel Catholic Church in Midland. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park North in Midland.

Maria was born April 24, 1934, in Ojinaga, Chihuahua, Mexico, to Alfonso Martinez Garcia and Reina Rubio Baeza.

In 1949, Maria married the love of her life, Apolonio Lujan Fino, in Roswell, New Mexico and in 1964 moved to Midland where they raised their family. She was known for her hospitality and welcoming friends and family into their home through the years. She loved and adored her grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; son, Jose Fino; daughter, Maria de los Angeles; parents; brother, Jose' Garcia and sisters, Jesusita Garcia Hernandez and Manuela Garcia Barrientos.

Maria is survived by her children, Robert Fino (Teresa), Paul Fino (Lucy), Mary Villa (Jorge), Willie Fino (Kathy), Efren Fino (Diana), and Reina Fino; her sisters, Rita Garcia, Rosa Garcia, and Cuca Hernandez, all of Midland; 17 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; four great great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews and a number of other relatives and close friends.

Serving as pallbearers will be Maria's sons, and her grandsons, Arnol Carrasco, Richard Fino, Isaac Varela, Robert Perales, and Isaac Villafranco.

Honorary pallbearers will be her grandchildren.