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Anita Poncio Garcia | Obituary

Anita Poncio Garcia

VICTORIA – Anita Poncio Garcia, 79, of Victoria passed away from this earth, Friday, June 17, 2022. Family and friends will gather for visitation, Thursday, June 23, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Grace Funeral Home, 2401 Houston Highway in Victoria, a rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, June 24 at Notre-Dame des Douleurs Catholic Church. Burial will take place at a later date; Anita will be buried with her late husband, Saragosa Garcia, Jr. Pallbearers will be Sammy Garcia, Sr., Sammy Garcia, Jr., Paul Chambers, John Davila, Roland Sanchez and John Garcia.

Anita was born on October 1, 1942 in McFaddin, Texas to the late Federico and Magdalena Vasquez Poncio. Anita married her love, Saragosa Garcia, Jr., on August 26, 1966, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church. Anita loved spending time cultivating her flower garden; she has always wanted to share her flowers to illuminate the world around her. Spending time in Rockport at Fulton Beach and sailing with “Popo” always made her smile. Anita’s grandchildren will miss spending time with her, going to eat at her favorite places, “Golden Corral” and “Ramsey’s”. Anita loved to keep up to date with the latest celebrity gossip and current affairs. Some of her favorite shows were Fox News, Case Closed, Cops, and 90 Day Fiancé. She could update you with the latest news whenever you see her. Anita was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend. She will be deeply missed. Anita was predeceased by her parents, Federico and Magdalena Poncio; her husband of over 50 years, Saragosa Garcia, Jr.; sister, Jesusa Perez; and his brother, Julian Poncio.

Anita is survived by her son, Sammy Garcia and his wife, Michelle; daughter, Yvette Garcia and her husband, Paul Chambers; sisters, Estella Garcia and her husband, Guadalupe and Katy Gomez; brother, Robert Poncio, Sr.; grandchildren, Sammy Garcia, Jr., Star Celeste Chambers, Ruri Rei Chambers, Von Christion Chambers, Alexander Night Chambers; as well as many other loving family and friends.

Arrangements and services under the personal custody of Grace Funeral Home.