Delphia Ruiz Garcia
May 6, 1918 – January 7, 2019
On Monday, January 7, 2019, Delphia R. Garcia passed away at the age of 100. She lived a full life in Pueblo, Colorado. Delphia was born May 6, 1918, in Pueblo, Colorado to Jose' and Thomasa Ruiz. Delphia, is preceeded in death by her husband, John, her parents, Jose' and Thomasa, Step-mother Selsa Ruiz, brothers, Leo and Salvador, sisters, Jenny and Antonia.She leaves to cherish her memory, her children Rudy Garcia, Phyllis (Gene) Contreras, John (Jackie) Garcia, Darlene (Jimmie) Johnson, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, sister, Delphia Rush, as well as a host of other relatives and friends. Delphia was always very committed to her faith, praying the rosary daily. She had been active in the church. Delphia loved her family, always telling us "go find something to eat." She enjoyed dancing with her "Pardna", John, playing bingo and going to Cripple Creek. Delphia lived a long, blessed life. She is gone, but will never be forgotten, as she will always be in our hearts. A viewing for Delphia will be held Monday, January 14, 2019 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Imperial Funeral Home. Immediately following the viewing, a recitation of the Holy Rosary will occur Monday, January 14, 2019 at 7:00 PM. A funeral mass will occur Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 421 Clark St., Pueblo, Colorado. Immediately following mass, Delphia wil be laid to rest at Imperial Memorial Gardens, 5450 Highway 78 West, Pueblo, Colorado 81005. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.imperialfunerals.com for the Garcia family.
Delphia, is preceeded in death by her husband, John;
her parents, Jose' and Thomasa, Step-mother Selsa Ruiz;
brothers, Leo and Salvador;
sisters, Jenny and Antonia.
She is survived by her children, Rudy Garcia, Phyllis (Gene) Contreras, John (Jackie) Garcia, Darlene (Jimmie) Johnson;
and great-great grandchildren;
sister, Delphia Rush;
as well as a host of other relatives and friends.
- John Garcia
- Justin Garcia
- Albert Herrera
- Antonio Herrera
- Matthew Johnson
- Kyle Palmour
- Viewing Monday, January 14, 2019
- Rosary Monday, January 14, 2019
- Funeral Mass Tuesday, January 15, 2019