1967 - May 16, 2018
Michael Garcia, 50, of Ventura, CA. passed away unexpectedly on May 16, 2018 due to complications from an unfortunate accident. The son of Ismael (Mike) and Angelina Garcia, Michael was born and raised in Aurora. Michael attended East Aurora High School, graduating in 1985. After graduation, Michael joined the U.S. Navy and served on the USS Lynde McCormick stationed in San Diego, CA. from 1985 to 1989. Michael then served in the Navy Reserves until 1992. He went on to become a certified fitness trainer and lived most of his adult life in southern California, a location he greatly loved. Besides his parents, Michael is survived by two sisters, Debbie (Arnie) Garcia-Schramel and Michele (Ron) Smith along with many nieces and nephews. Michael was preceded in death by a sister, Lydia Moore Olesen. Michael will be missed by family and many friends. A private burial with military honors was held at Lincoln Memorial Park. Arrangements were handled by The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer PI., Aurora. For further information, please call 630-897-9291 or visit our website at www.healychapel.com to leave an online condolence.
Published in the Aurora Beacon News on June 17, 2018