Firmino Garcia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 21, 2014

Firmino C. Garcia, 70 of Norton Street died Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center.  He was the beloved husband of Mary A. (DeCastro) Garcia. Born in Horta, Faial, Azores he was a son of the late Manuel C. and Maria C. (Botelho) Garcia.   Mr. Garcia was a loom machine mechanic for the Quaker Fabrics Company in Fall River before he retired.  He was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church.  Besides his wife he leaves three beloved children, Carol Garcia-Benoit, Firmino Garcia, Jr and Harold Garcia, three brothers, Horacio, Hernani and Manuel Garcia and six grandchildren.  He was the brother of the late Jose Garcia.  His funeral will be held on Tuesday at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in St. Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Monday 5-8.