Maria G. Garcia, 87, of Bellevue, passed away early Saturday morning, July 27, 2013, in The Willows at Bellevue.
She was born June 10, 1926, in Corpus Christi, Texas, daughter of the late Victoriano Garcia and the late Amalia (Zavala) Balli.
Maria was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Bellevue. She enjoyed reading and was active in her religious activities.
Maria is survived by her daughters, Amelia (Edward) Fernandez, Esther (Larry) Feltner, and Leticia (Agapito) Morales; son, Jose L. (Rosalie) Garcia; 12 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernesto Garcia, Sr., on Sept. 15, 2006; son, Ernesto Garcia Jr.; an infant daughter; her parents; and several brothers and sisters.
At Maria’s request, cremation will take place. Private burial will take place at Bellevue Cemetery. Friends are invited to join the family for a memorial service at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 865 County Road 308, Bellevue. Elders David Florez and Jesse Garza will officiate in English and Spanish.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Maria’s name to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 865 County Road 308, Bellevue, OH 44811.
Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, is handling arrangements. Condolences and gifts of sympathy may be made to the family at toftfh.com.