C. ‘Speedy’ Garcia
June 22, 1937 – Oct. 4, 2012
C. “Speedy” Garcia of Milwaukee diedThursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at
Froedtert Memorial Hospital at the age of 75. He was born June 22, 1937,
in Gonzales, Texas, the
son of Albert Sr. and Francesca (nee Cantu) Garcia.
many years he had worked at International Harvester, retiring in 1999.
On June 28, 1982, he married Beverly (nee Keegan) Garcia in Madison. He
was a member and treasurer of AFLCIO/Steelworkers. He loved cars, and in
his younger years he always had the coolest cars.
will be sadly missed by his wife, Beverly of Milwaukee, along with their
daughter Franki Garcia of Milwaukee. He was the dear grandfather of
Gabriella Garcia. He is further survived by his brother, Adolph Garcia
Sr. of Waukesha; sisters-in-law, Sandra Hollis and Patricia Keegan of
Madison, Connie Garcia of Waukesha, and Nena and Eva Garcia of Texas;
special friends, Ernie and Pam Rockwell of Madison; and nieces, nephews,
godchildren, other relatives and friends.
addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings,
Aurora, Abel, Alfredo, Amelie, Albert Jr., Anselmo, Antonio, Armando and
would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Froedtert
Hospital for all their wonderful care of Augustine.
will take place from 4 p.m. until the 8 p.m. funeral service Tuesday,
Oct. 9, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave.,
lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the family to set up an
educational fund for Gabi.
further information, please call Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation
and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to
directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.