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Goodbody Mortuary

5027 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA

OBITUARY

Richard Viera Garcia

April 21, 1931July 16, 2020
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Richard (Dick) V. Garcia passed away July 16. He was 89.

Richard was born in Phoenix on April 21, 1931 – the eighth of 10 children of Enriqueta and Silvano Garcia. He moved to San Diego in 1950, married Lupe Marquez in 1953 and they had seven children -- Monica, Richard, Veronica, Dennis, Barbara, Mark and Adrian.

Richard was a longtime and active member of St. Rita Parish. After retiring from Solar-Caterpillar in 1987, he participated in bowling tournaments, traveled the country with his wife and made his garden into a showcase.

Richard was predeceased by his sons Dennis and Richard, as well as seven of his 10 siblings.

In addition to his wife, Lupe, and five children, Richard is survived by 14 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Visitation is at Goodbody Mortuary on Thursday, July 23, 4-8 p.m.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.goodbodymortuary.com for the Garcia family.

Services

  • Visitation

    Thursday, July 23, 2020

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Ernest Garcia

July 31, 2020

Aunt Lupe and family,

We are sorry to hear of the passing of both Uncle Richard and cousin Richard. We know that your family and your faith will be a great comfort to you.

We carry their memories in our hearts.

Love,

Ernie Garcia and Paula Kulina

Ray Garcia

July 24, 2020

I have a great memory of Dicky maybe you'll have a good laugh we were on are way to eat at his favorite casino when he cut off a chino and his eyes became more round then mine after the dinner i was told he had a glass eye on the way home i sat in the back !
I do thank you for the great stories you shared with me.

David Granillo

July 23, 2020

Aunt Lupe and family,

My deepest condolences to all of you. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Love,

David & Debbie Granillo

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Tata, Nana & Grandson Nicholas

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Little Dickie

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Dad & Mom

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Tata, Grandsons Santino, Richie & Granddaughter Nichole

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Dad, Mom, Daughter Barbara & Grandson Nicholas

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Tata with Granddaughters Nichole & Vanessa

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Dad 2020

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Tata, Nana & Grandson Nicholas

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Little Dickie

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Dad & Mom

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Tata, Grandsons Santino, Richie & Granddaughter Nichole

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Dad, Mom, Daughter Barbara & Grandson Nicholas

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Tata with Granddaughters Nichole & Vanessa

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Tata with Grandchildren Nichole & Adrian

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Dad and Mom

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Tata & Nana with grandson Nicholas

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