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Adela (Padilla) Garcia Marquez

January 28, 1937 ~ July 23, 2022 (age 85)

Obituary

Adela Garcia Marquez, a longtime resident of Watsonville, died on July 23, 2022. She was born on January 28, 1937, in San Juan de Los Lagos, Jalisco, Mexico to parents Pablo Garcia and Cirina Padilla. She was 85.

Adela and her husband moved to the Watsonville area in the ‘8os and together they raised 10 children. She enjoyed cooking, knitting, and was very devout to the Virgen de Guadalupe. She was very friendly and charismatic and enjoyed drinking a glass of wine in social settings from time to time.

She is survived by her children, Jorge, Arturo, Hugo, Alfredo, Jose de Jesus, Mercedes, Teresa, Maria de La Cruz, and Juana Ibeth Marquez. She also leaves behind 25 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren, whom she loved dearly. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Jose Merced Marquez, and son Jose Leon Marquez.

Viewing will be held at Holy Eucharist Community Catholic Church 527 Corralitos Road, Watsonville, on Wednesday, August 3 from 4-8pm with rosary starting at 6pm. Funeral mass will be celebrated at Holy Eucharist Community Catholic Church on Thursday, August 4 at 10am with burial following immediately after at Valley Public Cemetery 2445 E. Lake Avenue, Watsonville.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
August 3, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Holy Eucharist Catholic Community Church
527 Corralitos Road
Corralitos, CA 95076

Recitation of the Rosary
Wednesday
August 3, 2022

6:00 PM
Holy Eucharist Catholic Community Church
527 Corralitos Road
Corralitos, CA 95076

Funeral Mass
Thursday
August 4, 2022

10:00 AM
Holy Eucharist Catholic Community Church
527 Corralitos Road
Corralitos, CA 95076

Burial
Thursday
August 4, 2022

11:00 AM
Valley Public Cemetery
2445 East Lake Ave.
Watsonville, CA 95076

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