Maria Guadalupe Garcia

Dec. 12, 1921 - Feb. 18, 2012

Maria Guadalupe Garcia of Waukesha died Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at LindenGrove Health Care Center surrounded by her family at age 90. She was born in Selma, Texas, on Dec. 12, 1921, the daughter of Laureano and Marianita (nee Mendez) Medina.

Maria worked at Carroll University and Paul’s Metropolitan Restaurant. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

She will be sadly missed by her children, Lily (the late Loreto) Nunez, Juanita (Isabel) Barron, Albert (the late Paulette) Garcia, Jose (Iris) Garcia, Robert Garcia and Linda (Felix) Garcia-Martinez. She was the proud grandmother of 21 grandchildren, great-grandmother of 44 and great-great-grandmother of seven. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Sipriano Garcia; two infant sons; five brothers, Baleriano, Patricio, Jose, Pedro and Ignacio; and two sisters, Francisa Campa and Maria Guel.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. with a 7 p.m. prayer service Thursday, Feb. 23, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Services continue Friday, Feb. 24, beginning with prayers at the funeral home at 9:45 a.m. followed by a procession to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 822 N. East Ave., Waukesha, for the 10:30 a.m. funeral Mass. The Rev. Bill Key will preside. Burial will immediately follow at St. Joseph Cemetery.

If desired, memorials are appreciated to St. Vincent Waukesha County, S30-W24836 Sunset Drive, Waukesha, WI 53189.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.