Garcia, Rudy J., Lansing, MI, Formerly of Wheeler, Michigan

Born August 15, 1952, the son of Atanasio (Tano) Garcia and Maria Vela Toscano, passed away on May 26, 2015. Rudy retired from the US Air Force and USPS in Lansing. After retirement, he spent precious times with his grandchildren, Jasmine and Luis. He enjoyed watching sports, cooking and gardening. Rudy is known as a devoted, giving and loving man; and helpful to his family and community in many ways. Rudy’s smile, sense of humor and laughter will be truly missed. He is survived by his parents, wife, Nancy Garcia, sisters Ida Ragatz (Gary), and Suzanne Delacruz (Jessie), daughter, Jennifer Garcia (Luis Cardenas), and his two grandchildren. Preceding in death are his brother, Fred Garcia and two infant sisters. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 3 p.m. at Capitol Area Community of Christ, 1513 W. Miller Road, Lansing. Family and friends are welcome to a reception immediately following the service. Online condolences can be made at