Published: Thursday, April 11th, 2013
Leo Garcia was born Nov. 15, 1906, in Yahualica, Jalisco, Mexico. He worked for the Chicago Northwestern Railroad and was owner of a pool hall in Pierre, S.D.
Leo enjoyed dancing, playing pool and crossword puzzles. He was a person who loved life and lived it to the fullest. He always had a smile on his face.
Leo died Feb. 14, 2013, in Canton, S.D. He was 106.
Leo is survived by his son, Kenneth (Betty) Garcia; grandchildren, David, Paul and Laura; three great-granddaughters, Rachael, Allison and Shaina; and niece Karen (Bill).
There will be a memorial service April 12 at 10:30 a.m. at Custer Senior Center with Pastor Kent Narum officiating. Burial will follow at Custer Cemetery.
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