Juan B Garcia

July 23, 1952 ~ July 12, 2019 (age 66)


Juan Botello Garcia of Donna, TX has gained his wings on Friday, July 12, 2019. He is preceded in death by his parents Vidal and Victoria Garcia, his brothers: Pablo Garcia, Apolinar Garcia, Sirildo Garcia, and his sisters, Jovita Garcia and Josefina Reyes. Mr. Garcia is survived by his loving wife of forty-seven years, Teresita Paredes Garcia, and their children, Josefina Garcia, Aurora Garcia, Juanita V. Garcia, Teresita Garcia (Barnabe Coronado) and Juan Jesus Garcia; his brothers and sisters, Julia Gaytan, Estella Garcia, Lupe (Cruz) Sauceda, Maggie (Rey) Hernandez, and Isidro Garcia. In addition, Juan is also survived by his five grandchildren, Janel Garcia, Juan Perez, Natalie Olguin, Daniel Olguin Jr, and Victoria Coronado, and his uncle and aunt: Esteban (Maria) Botello and numerous nieces and nephews. Juan worked for Preston Milk Company and was a member of the Brown Beret Chicano Movement. He also worked at CEO as a coordinator, assisting the at-risk youth and their families from the colonias. He was also a member of the board for Su Clinica Familar in Cameron County and Nuestra Clinica del Valle in Hidalgo County, worked as an Immigration Consultant, and was the first to organize the Union for custodial and maintenance workers for Donna I.S.D., Southwest Workers Union Local 12. Juan’s favorite pastimes were fishing and spending time with his loved ones and working at his auto-body shop, Juan’s Body Shop, in Donna, TX. Juan Botello Garcia was beloved by all. May he rest in peace.


Rey Hernandez
Albert Rodriguez
Juan Perez
Homer Garcia Jr
Roy Beaver
Rey Quiroz
Rene Sauceda
Vidal Garcia
Honery Paulbears:
Juan J. Garcia
Danny Olguin
Charlie Bocanegra Jr.
Bernabe Coronado

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July 15, 2019

1:00 PM to 9:00 PM
1701 E BUS 83
DONNA, TX 78537

Recitation of the Rosary
July 15, 2019

7:00 PM
1701 E BUS 83
DONNA, TX 78537

Funeral Mass
July 16, 2019

1:00 PM
St. Joseph Catholic Church
306 S Salinas Blvd
Donna, TX 78537

July 16, 2019

3:00 PM
Ashland Cemetery
21037 Godwin Rd
Harlingen, TX 78550

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