Alberto “Beefy” Garcia III, 65, died in his hometown of Bishop, Texas on May 30. He was born on July 29, 1953 to Alberto Garcia Jr. and Herminina B. Garcia. Garcia served first as a brakeman and retired as an engineer for Union Pacific Railroad. He rode the rails for 32 years.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Alberto is survived by his wife of 41 years, Barbara; children Andrea Galvan, Liana Garcia and Alberto Garcia IV; his mother; brothers Tony Garcia and Amando Garcia and two grandchildren.
Services were held at Kingsville Memorial Funeral Home, located at 2303 E. General Cavazos Blvd. in Kingsville. A viewing and Rosary were held on Monday, June 3. A funeral was held on Tuesday, June 4 at St. James Catholic Church in Bishop. Interment followed at Restland Memorial Park in Bishop.