Hidalgo ~ Mr. Leandro Garcia Sr., 94, entered eternal rest on Friday, January 6, 2023 surrounded by his loving family. Leandro was born on February 27, 1928 in Mercedes, TX to Estanislado and Petra Garcia. Leandro was a long-time resident of Hidalgo, TX.
Leandro was preceded in death by his parents; his wife: Felicitas Garcia; his daughters: Maria del Socorro Rendon and Trinidad Virginia Perez; great-granddaughter: Vanessa Garcia; two brothers: Estanislado Garcia and Ismael Garcia; four sisters: Celia Garcia, Trinidad Virginia Garcia, Maria Tomasa Lopez, and Francisca Luna.
Left to cherish his memory are his children: Eleazar (Irma) Garcia, Eduardo Garcia, Leandro (Berenice) Garcia Jr., Everardo Garcia, Heliodoro (Ruth Miriam) Garcia, Guillermo (Alessandra) Garcia, Elias (Roxanne) Garcia, Maria Elida Garcia, Gloria G. Molina, Dora Alicia Gonzales, Felicitas Garcia and Marta Irene (Jose) Juarez; two sisters: Olivia Elizondo and Ninfa Chavez; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitations will be held from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at Rivera Funeral Home of McAllen with a Holy Rosary being recited at 7:00 pm. Funeral mass will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in McAllen. Interment will follow at 11:00 am Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at Hidalgo City Cemetery. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Rivera Funeral Home of McAllen.