(July 4, 2003)
Maria Garcia of 1272 W. 7th St., Powell, died Friday, July 4 at the Powell Hospital. She was 52.
She was born Dec. 28, 1950 in Mission, Texas, daughter of Tony Garcia and Maria (Gonzales) Carrizales.
Cremation has taken place, and services for immediate family members have already been held. No further services are planned.
Her family will remember that Maria touched their hearts and leaves those behind with the memory of her strength and love for life and family.
Survivors include a son, Jamie Brady and wife Kari of Powell; a daughter, Anna Owens and husband Troy of Powell; a daughter-in-law, Jenny Padilla of Powell; four brothers Pete Garcia (Lori) and Noe Garcia, both of Lovell, Ish Garcia (Sam) of Powell and Joe Rendon of Texas; four sisters, Rafeala Wilson (John) and Esther Garza (Melch), both of Lovell; Emma Busch (Walter) of Chester, Mont., and Nabu Livingston of Cody; and 11 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Torrie Waddell; a son, Johnny Padilla; a brother, Tony Garcia; a grandson, John Padilla Jr.; and a niece, Maria Lupe Brady.