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Obituaries

Obituaries

Frankie I. Garcia Jr. 1952 - 2005

Mass of Christian Burial for Frankie I. Garcia Jr., 53, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence.Mr. Garcia died Friday, Aug. 26, 2005, at Meadowbrook Rehabilitation Hospital in Gardner.He was born March 1, 1952, in Lawrence, the son of Frankie Sr. and Mary B. Huerta Garcia.Mr. Garcia graduated from Lawrence High in 1970. He worked for First Christian Church as a custodian. He then worked at Hercules as a pesticide technician for 20 years and at ISS Caregivers in Topeka for three years. He was a member of Eagles, Lawrence Recreation Softball League, the Lawrence Bowling League and Busch Pool League.Mr. Garcia married Patricia "Patty" Attebery on May 10, 1975, in Lawrence. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include his mother, Topeka; three sons, Jeremy Michael, Adrian James and William Franco, all of Lawrence; two brothers, Lanney, Lincoln, Neb., and Mark, Topeka; five sisters, Chris Garcia, Lawrence, and Rose Ayala, Debbie Feliciano, Tina Garcia and Ruthann Torres, all of Topeka; and one granddaughter.Friends may call from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday with a Rosary Prayer Service starting at 7:45 p.m. at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. The family suggests memorials to the Frankie Garcia Memorial Fund, sent in care of the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent to <a href="mailto:info@warrenmcelwain.com">info@warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Garcia.