Armando Garcia of Hermiston was born October 28, 1964 in Mission, Texas the son of Trinidad and Olga (Medelez) Garcia. He passed away on Sunday July 7, 2019 in Spokane, WA at the age of 54.
Armando lived in La Grulla, Texas during his childhood. He later lived in Washington and graduated from Toppenish High School in the class of 1982. He then joined the US Marine Corps where he served for four years and achieved the rank of Corporal.
In 1989 he moved to Hermiston, Oregon where he has resided for the past thirty years. He worked as a truck driver throughout his career, twenty years for Medelez Trucking and for the past ten years as a self employed truck driver.
Amando enjoyed going to the movies with his son, going to the casino and playing card games such as gin rummy and poker.
He was preceded in death by his father, Trinidad; and a half brother, Freddy.
He is survived by his son, Armando Garcia Jr.; mother, Olga M. Garcia; brothers and sisters, Abundia G. Sanchez, Mario A Garcia, Trindad Garcia III, Maribel Alaniz, Chyna Villalobos, Arnold Garcia and Cynthia G. Sanchez; half brothers and sisters, Trinidad Garcia IV, Andy Garcia, Daisy Garcia and Danny Garcia; and numerous nieces and nephews and extended family members.
Recitation of the Rosary will be held at 6:00 P.M. Wednesday July 10, 2019 at Burns Mortuary of Hermiston (685 W. Hermiston Avenue Hermiston, OR 97838) A Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 A.M. Thursday July 11, 2019 at Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church (565 W. Hermiston Avenue Hermiston, OR). Burial will follow in Hermiston Cemetery (1400 S. Hwy 395 Hermiston, OR). Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in care of arrangements.
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