Obituary photo of Howard Garcia, Junction City-KS
In Loving Memory of

Howard Franklin "Gus" Garcia

1937 - 2022
Obituary photo of Howard Garcia, Junction City-KS
In Loving Memory of

Howard Franklin "Gus" Garcia

1937 - 2022

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 from 10:00am to 11:30am
Johnson Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Service:
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 11:30am
Johnson Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Reception:
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 from 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Johnson Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Interment:
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery

Interment:
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery
1SG (RET) Howard Franklin "Gus" Garcia, 84, Junction City, KS, passed away Saturday, June 25, 2022 at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka, KS. A funeral service will take place 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at Johnson Funeral Home. A visitation will be held 10 - 11:30 prior to the funeral at the funeral home. Reverend Joyce Allen will officiate. Burial will take place with military honors at the Kansas Veterans' Cemetery. After the graveside service, the family will have a reception at the Johnson Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are suggested to be given to the Johnson Cancer Research Center c/o of Kansas State University 1 Chalmers Hall 1711 Claflin Road Manhattan, KS 66506

Howard was born September 17, 1937, in Honolulu, HI, the son of Mack and Cecelia (Phillips) Garcia.

Howard served in the United States Army. Howard retired from the United States Army in 1988. After his retirement, he worked for the Geary County Sheriff's Department as a jailor. He was a member of Church of Our Saviour in Junction City.

He married Karin M. Hoefling forty-seven years ago in Junction City, KS.

Survivors include his wife Karin of the home in Junction City; three sons, Leroy K. Garcia of Kailua, HI, Gary F. Martin of Bangor, PA and Michael G. Martin of Aurora, CO; two daughters, Joan L. Orsi of Wiley Ford, WV and Paulette A. Yam of Kapaa, HI; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and his loving dog "Cody".

He was preceded in death by his parents, six siblings, and a son, Dino Garcia of Nuuanu, HI.

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1SG (RET) Howard Franklin "Gus" Garcia, 84, Junction City, KS, passed away Saturday, June 25, 2022 at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka, KS. A funeral service will take place 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at Johnson Funeral Home. A visitation will be held 10 - 11:30 prior to the funeral at the funeral home. Reverend Joyce Allen will officiate. Burial will take place with military honors at the Kansas Veterans' Cemetery. After the graveside service, the family will have a reception at the Johnson Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are suggested to be given to the Johnson Cancer Research Center c/o of Kansas State University 1 Chalmers Hall 1711 Claflin Road Manhattan, KS 66506

Howard was born September 17, 1937, in Honolulu, HI, the son of Mack and Cecelia (Phillips) Garcia.

Howard served in the United States Army. Howard retired from the United States Army in 1988. After his retirement, he worked for the Geary County Sheriff's Department as a jailor. He was a member of Church of Our Saviour in Junction City.

He married Karin M. Hoefling forty-seven years ago in Junction City, KS.

Survivors include his wife Karin of the home in Junction City; three sons, Leroy K. Garcia of Kailua, HI, Gary F. Martin of Bangor, PA and Michael G. Martin of Aurora, CO; two daughters, Joan L. Orsi of Wiley Ford, WV and Paulette A. Yam of Kapaa, HI; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and his loving dog "Cody".

He was preceded in death by his parents, six siblings, and a son, Dino Garcia of Nuuanu, HI.

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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 from 10:00am to 11:30am
Johnson Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Service:
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 11:30am
Johnson Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Reception:
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 from 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Johnson Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Interment:
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery

Interment:
Kansas Veterans' Cemetery

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