Rosa Julia Garcia, 84, of Pembroke Pines, Florida passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 25, 2012 in Miami. Add or view memories
She was born in San Juan Puerto Rico on July 15, 1928, daughter of Manuel and Julia (Garnier) Garcia. Raised and educated in Puerto Rico. Following her graduation from college with her teaching degree, she taught all level of students for 33 years before her retirement in 1986. Rosa was a member of the 3rd Order of Nuestra Senora del Monte Carmelo Parish in San Juan Puerto Rico.
In the year 2000, she came to Florida and settled in Pembroke Pines, Florida where she was a member and communicant of St. Boniface Catholic Church.
Survived by her three beloved children, Heidi Rodriguez, Magda Rodriguez and Jorge (Elvigia) Rodriguez, 6 loving grandchildren, Jorge Miguel, Janelle, Yuan Emil, Ian Connor, Samara and Alexandre, two great grand daughters, Velianie and Yamirelys.
Visitation on Wednesday evening, August 29th from 6:00 ~ 9:00 P.M with a prayer service at 8pm at the Fred Hunter's Hollywood Memorial Garden Home, 6301 Taft Street Hollywood. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, August 30th at Noon at St. Boniface Catholic Church, 8330 Johnson Street Pembroke Pines, Florida. Realities and friends are kindly invited to attend. Entombment following the mass at Hollywood Memorial Garden Mausoleum, 3001 North 72nd Avenue, Hollywood, Florida.