Martha Veronica Garcia (Betty) |

Martha Veronica Garcia (Betty)

Martha Veronica Garcia (Betty) passed away June 1, 2014. Betty was born April 3, 1938 in Durango, Colorado. Betty loved to cook and share her food with others. She was loved by many.

Betty is survived by her husband of 57 years, Fred, of Rifle; son, Lonnie Garcia, of Portland; daughters, Linda (Ray) Avila of Gypsum, and Lori (Chris) Darrington of Parker; four grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

Betty was preceded in death by two children; her parents; three sisters and four brothers.

Services will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Rifle, Colorado.

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