Creighton E. Garcia, 68, of Stone Road died Friday (Oct. 10, 1997) in Millard Fillmore Hospital, Buffalo, after a long illness.
Garcia was born in North Tonawanda and served in the Army during World War II. He worked as a groundskeeper for Niagara County for 17 years.
His wife, Lucille Palasik Garcia, died in 1991.
Survivors include five sisters, Michele Waild of Medina, Rose Symers of North Tonawanda, Audrey McElwain, Pat Chambers and Jean Block; a brother, Richard; her stepfather, Albert Still; a stepbrother, Billy Still; and a dear friend, Jessie Zabkowski of Niagara Falls.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in Our Lady of Czestochowa Catholic Church, Oliver Street and Center Avenue, North Tonawanda, after prayers at 9 in Colucci Funeral Home, 652 Oliver St., North Tonawanda.