CHAMA — Juan Tomas Garcia, 63, passed away peacefully on September 1, 2020, in Colorado Springs surrounded by his loving family. Juan was welcomed into the world on November 15, 1956, in Trinidad, Colorado, the son of Juan Tomas Garcia Sr., and Stella Gutierrez Garcia. Tomas worked most of his life in agriculture working on farms. He was an avid 49ers and Raiders fan. He enjoyed going fishing and spending time with his family and friends.
Survivors include his wife Kathy Cruz of Chama, CO; step-daughter Margaret (Jacob) Cabrera-Arellano of San Luis, CO; step-son Jeremy Cabrera of Pueblo, CO; grandchildren Melaquias Arellano and Corazon Arellano both of San Luis, CO; sister Flora Daquioag of Fremont, CA. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Juan was preceded in death by his parents Juan and Stella Garcia and one sister Jenny Ybarra.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2020, at 1:00 PM at the Sangre de Cristo Catholic Church in San Luis. Inurnment will be held at a later date. To leave online condolence please visit romerofuneralhomes.com. The care of arrangements has been entrusted to Romero Funeral Home of San Luis.