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Ruby Garcia


Ruby Garcia, died on July 10 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on March 7, 1944 in Cotulla and raised there.
Ruby is survived by her husband Esteban, children Esteban (Shelly)Garcia, Emerick (Cheryl) Garcia, Eleazar, Enoc, and Enett (Marco) Jaimez, grandchildren Natassia (Mark) Matsen, Esteban (Lindsay) Garcia, Emerick (Emily) Garcia, Erik (Rebekah) Garcia, Elecia (Junior) Amaya, Elena, Esperanza, Marco E. Jaimez, Elias Jaimez, Eliana Jaimez, and Elissa Jaimez and 21 great-grandchildren.
She married her husband Esteban Garcia in 1960 and they moved to Racine, Wisconsin and raised their five children.
Ruby enjoyed everything about home decorating, restoring furniture, and painting ceramic figurines and especially cooking, feeding and entertaining her family and friends in her youth.
A funeral service is scheduled for 9 a.m. on July 15 at Peter’s Funeral Home with a burial to follow.
The family extended its gratitude to Angela Cannalte for her gift of life in 2004, to all of Ruby’s healthcare providers and nurse Charna.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Peters Funeral Home, Cotulla.