Jeanne Carol (nee Sadowski) Garcia, 81, of Lorain, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2012, at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph, in Lorain. Jeanne was born in Elyria, on January 22, 1931, to her loving parents, John and Helen A. (nee Maslyk) Sadowski.
She married her beloved husband, Joseph J. Garcia on October 20, 1951. Jeanne worked at Lorain Community Hospital as an RN and the private practice of Dr. Peter Butrey’s office as a nurse. She was a member of St. Peter Church and a former member of the IAV and Moose Lodge of Lorain. Jeanne enjoyed shopping and she loved traveling to Florida’s west coast and Laughlin, Nevada with her family.
She is survived by her loving son and caretaker, Bryan (Sandy) Garcia of Lorain; son, Jeffrey Garcia; daughter, Joan Jackson of Lorain; six grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Joseph J. Garcia; parents, John and Helen; and brother, Richard Sadler.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2150 Broadway, Lorain, (440) 244-1961 on Friday, November 30, 2012, from 5 to 7 P.M. A funeral service will be held Friday evening, 7 P.M., at the funeral home with Father Craig M. Hovanec officiating.