Adele M. Garcia

April 3, 1925 – June 3, 2012

Adele M. Garcia of Waukesha died Sunday, June 3, 2012, at Waukesha Springs Health & Rehabilitation Center at the age of 87. She was born in Gonzales, Texas, on April 3, 1925, the daughter of Marcial and Guadalupe (nee Castro) Martinez.

On Aug. 24, 1944, she married Adolf Garcia in Gonzales, Texas. Adele loved to shop and spend money and enjoyed cooking and having a house full of people, especially on holidays. She loved children and was an excellent caregiver to her grandchildren and many others. She was a member of St. William Catholic Church.

She will be sadly missed by her husband, Adolf of Waukesha, and their children, Ida (Victor) Garcia of Waukesha, Adolf (Allison) Garcia Jr. of Waukesha and Gerald Garcia of New Berlin. She had a special place in her heart for her many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great grandchildren and her extended family. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Sonya Garcia, in 1977, and her brothers and sisters, Gilbert, Lupe, Joseph, Celia and Esther.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. rosary service Thursday, June 7, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha, followed by family eulogies. Services continue at 10 a.m. Friday, June 8, with a funeral service at the funeral home. Graveside services will immediately follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

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.