SAGUACHE — Lifelong Saguache resident Pete Nicolas Garcia, 74, went to his eternal rest on October 25, 2020 at his home, under Hospice Care with his loving family by his side. Pete was born on May 24, 1946 in Saguache, Colorado, the beloved son of Salvador B. Garcia and Casimira Mondragon Garcia. Pete served and was a veteran of the United States Navy. After he completed his duties in the service, he went on to work for the U.S. Forest Service for many years. Pete was a loving brother, uncle, cousin and friend who enjoyed doing art work, being in the mountains, going arrowhead hunting, fishing and he loved being with his family and friends.
Survivors include his sisters Lorraine Lopez of Saguache, CO; Carolyn White of Monte Vista, CO; brother Raymond (Joan) Garcia of National City, CA. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Pete was preceded in death by his parents Salvador and Casimira Garcia, sister Louise Garcia, brothers Condie Garcia, Jake “Joe” Garcia, David Torrez, Juan Casimiro Garcia, Frank Garcia and Tomas Garcia.
Cremation was chosen and a private memorial service will be held at a later date. To leave online condolences please visit romerofuneralhomes.com. The arrangements have been entrusted to Romero Funeral Home of Monte Vista.