Modesto H. Garza, age 90, passed away on Friday, January 4, 2019 in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Modesto was born on April 20, 1928 in Corpus Christi, Texas. A 1947 graduate of Corpus Christi High School, he retired from the City of Corpus Christi Engineering Department after working as a Surveyor for over 30 years. Modesto was a long- time member of Corpus Christi Spanish Seventh-day Adventist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, Modesto and Trinidad Garza and a sister.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 68 years, Mary Garza; his children, Dr. Robert M. Garza (Linda), Diana Garza, Eddie Garza (Melinda); three grandchildren, Thomas Garza, Hannah Garza and James Tyler Korges.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Monday, January 7, 2019 at Corpus Christi Funeral Home with a Prayer Service to be held at 7:00 p.m. that same evening.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at Corpus Christi Spanish Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Entombment will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Amazing Facts…website Amazingfacts.org.