San Juanita "Janie" Garces

November 13, 1952 ~ July 23, 2020 (age 67)


Sinton – San Juanita “Janie” Garces passed away on July 23, 2020. She was 67. Janie was born on November 13, 1952 in Floyd County, Texas to Simon C. and Isabel (Molina) Tijerina. She was a current resident of San Marcos, Texas and formally resided in New Braunfels and Sinton. Janie was a homemaker. Janie was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend. She will be missed by all who knew her.

Preceding in death is her husband: Amado Garces; parents: Simon and Isabel (Chavela) Tijerina; brother: David Tijerina; sisters: Guadalupe Esparza and Lala Gutierrez

Survivors include her sons: Anthony Tijerina of Sinton, Bobby Tijerina, Eric Tijerina and John Paul Tijerina all of New Braunfels; daughters: Amy Tijerina and Kayla Hernandez both of New Braunfels; 13 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brother: Ramon Tijerina of Portland.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 28, 2020, 4:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. A Holy Rosary will be recited the same evening at 7:00 PM at Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel. A Graveside Service will be held Wednesday, July 29, 2020, 11:00 AM at Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery, Corpus Christi.

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Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.


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July 28, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home
606 S. San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

Recitation of the Rosary
July 28, 2020

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

Graveside Service
July 29, 2020

11:00 AM
Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery
9974 IH37 Access Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78410-1408

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