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Lorraine Garcia

June 4, 1945 ~ May 9, 2021 (age 75)

Obituary

Lorraine Garcia, 75, of Harmony Twp., passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021 in Allegheny General Hospital. She was born on June 4, 1945 in Sewickley, to the late Edward and Nellie (Rollins) Popik. She was a secretary for the former Wycoff Steel Corporation, worked as a lunch lady and substitute secretary for the Ambridge Area School District, and was a gymnastic instructor for the Sewickley YMCA. She was an avid writer, and enjoyed riding her sea-doo's and boating. Lorraine lived life to the fullest and loved swimming and going to the beach.  Preceding her in death in addition to her parents were her husband, Anthony "Tony" Garcia and a brother Edward Popik, Jr.  She is survived by her 2 children, Kim (Eric) Krithinithis of Harmony Twp. and Dean (Sheila) Garcia of Center Township, two grandchildren, James D. Garcia and Kevin A. Garcia, beloved four legged companion, Trixie, mouthy talking parrott, Pepper, and grandog, Lily.  Friends will be received on Tuesday from 4 to 8 in the John Syka Funeral Home, Inc. 833 Kennedy Drive, Ambridge, from where prayers will be offered Wednesday at 12:30 PM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 1:00 PM in Good Samaritan Catholic Church. Interment will follow in Economy Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to:  Memorials Processing, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
May 11, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
John Syka Funeral Home, Inc.
833 Kennedy Drive
Ambridge, PA 15003

Mass of Christian Burial
Wednesday
May 12, 2021

1:00 PM
Good Samaritan Parish
725 Glenwood Avenue
Ambridge, PA 15003

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