Andreita Garcia

Andreita Garcia passed away Jan. 21 in Pagosa Springs. Andreita was born in Las Nutrias, N.M., on Feb. 24, 1930, to Julianita Lopez and Juan Pablo Samora.

Andreita was preceded in death by her husband, Arturo Garcia, and son Gilbert Garcia. She is survived by her children: MaryAnne Ulibarri, Rosalie Kearney, Annie Garcia, Jim Garcia, John Garcia and Michael Garcia; her grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.

Andreita will be remembered for her desire to do for others. She served as a volunteer for the Bonnie Dallas Senior Center in Farmington, N.M., for over two decades. Andreita will live forever in the hearts of her friends, family and caretakers.

Andreita’s family would like to extend their appreciation to the staff of Pine Ridge Extended Care Facility in Pagosa Springs for their exceptional care of Andreita. Interment of Andreita’s cremains and a celebration of her life will be held at a later date in Aztec, N.M.