Evangelina Montez

April 26, 1967 ~ February 27, 2020 (age 52)


Taft- Evangelina Montez passed away February 27, 2020. She was 52.

Evangelina was born on April 26, 1967 in Taft, Texas to Samuel and Eva (Saldivar) Garcia. She was a lifelong resident of Taft who was formerly employed in the health care industry as a Provider. Evangelina was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister who will be missed by all who knew her.

Preceding in death are her parents: Samuel and Eva Garcia; sister: Melinda Maldonado; and brother: Ralph Saldivar.

Survivors include her husband: Desi Aguilar Montez of Taft, Texas; daughter: Maxie Garcia of Corpus Christi, Texas; sons: Johnny Flores, Desi Montez, Adam J. Montez and Jordan Garcia, all of Taft, Texas; 6 grandchildren; brother: Sammy Garcia; sisters: Mary Lou Banda of San Marcos, Texas, Janie Garcia of San Marcos, Texas,  Irma Garcia of Corpus Christi, Texas,  Liza Marie Molina of  Taft, Texas; and a niece: Elizabeth Marie Garcia of Taft, Texas.

Visitation will begin Wednesday, March 4, 2020, 4:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. A Prayer Service will be held the same evening, 7:00 PM at the funeral home.

Interment will be Thursday, March 5, 2020, 11:00 AM in Lamas Memorial Park Cemetery, Taft, Texas.

Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.

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Funeral Service
March 4, 2020

7:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel
606 S San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

March 5, 2020

11:00 AM
Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel
606 S San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

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