Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Maria L. Garcia

Passed away on October 25, 2019

Maria L. Garcia, age 48, late of South Deering, passed away October 25, 2019.  Loving mother of Lysette (Jose) Orozco, Emmanuel Miranda, Gerardo Miranda, Gladys Miranda and Celeste Miranda.  Cherished grandmother of Noel Orozco.  Devoted daughter of Jesus and Refugio Garcia.  Dear sister of Lydia Reyes, Martha Leon and Jose Garcia.  Fond aunt of many.  Maria was a dedicated employee of Mercy Hospital.  Visitation Thursday 2-9pm.  Funeral services Friday, November 1, 2019  9:15am prayers from Elmwood Chapel, 11200 S. Ewing Ave., Chicago to St. Kevin Church.  Mass 10am.  Cemetery private.  773-731-2749 www.elmwoodchapel.com


Prayers at Elmwood Chapel
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 9:15 am

Funeral Mass:
St. Kevin Church
10501 S. Torrence Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60617
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 10:00 am

Cemetery Private

Visitation Location

East Side
11200 S. Ewing Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
(773) 731-2749


Visitation Information

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 2:00 pm until 9:00 pm

"Maria will truely be missed. You are wonderful person with love and empathy and such caring for others. Your bright spirit and memories of you will always shine in our hearts. I remember your laugh as we held it together at Mercy. You always gave your best to work in excellence. I pray for comfort and peace for your family. 🙏🏽😊💖🌺 Aloha, Shawnda "
- Shawnda
October 28, 2019 9:43 pm

"My sweet dear friend, I'm going to miss you dearly.. I love you to the moon and back... may your soul rest in peace my love."
- Wendy Lamb
October 28, 2019 9:48 pm

"Garcia and Miranda Families- We are so sorry to hear about her passing. My heart aches. When I saw Lety at gatherings, she was so much fun. It’s never easy to move on losing a loved one, but she’s now resting in peace and not suffering. Let the beautiful memories of her provide you with comfort. Hilda and Jaime Barbosa"
- Hilda Barbosa
October 29, 2019 2:26 pm

"When we met it was as thou we knew each for years...laughing, drinking, and just talking at the RANCHO!!! Your BIG SMILE; Your WARM HEART; Your STRONG HUGS; Your BUBBLY PERSONA....will be TRULY MISSED!!! "
- Yolanda Castillo
October 29, 2019 3:39 pm

"I met and knew Lety at GWHS and she was always a sweet and funny person, though we lost touch I was touch as people often do I was very shocked and saddened to hear about her passing. My deepest condolences to her immediate family and friends may she Rest In Peace."
- Lety Jimenez-Zendejas
October 30, 2019 7:41 pm

"Maria, it was a pleasure to know you. You were an amazing, funny & lively woman. You always went out of your way to bring a smile to others. You worked so hard for your children, your love for them was selfless & undeniable. We give our sincere condolences to your children & family, we pray for their peace & comfort. May your soul be enveloped in the blissful light of the Lord. "
- Latricia Barrientes & Alan King
November 1, 2019 7:08 am

"My sincerest condolences to the family. I worked with Maria at Mercy and am shocked to hear of her passing. Trusting God for you all at this time. God bless. "
- LaShaunda Hill
November 1, 2019 6:36 pm

"My deepest condolences to the children and family members of Leticia Garcia. I knew Letty for a very long time when I lived in South Deering. She was a wonderful, beautiful, vivacious woman with a heart of gold. I will always remember her and I will keep you all in my prayers. May Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ wrap his loving arms around you all to comfort and console during this most difficult time. May she rest in peace and may the perpetual light shine upon her, Amen. "
- Anita Gonzales Purpura
November 6, 2019 2:54 pm

Candles Lit
"May she Rest In peace "
- Gabriela
October 28, 2019 10:42 am

"Love you Prima and will miss you dearly😥"
- Elizabeth
October 28, 2019 5:24 pm

"Descansa en paz prima."
- Norma cerda
October 29, 2019 3:06 am

"Rest In Peace María...I truly admired you for been a warrior and always helping others. "
- Andreina
October 29, 2019 2:29 pm

"Condolences to the family of Lety. May God give you comfort and peace. May Lety Rest In Peace!🙏"
- Lisa Hernandez “Orozco”
October 30, 2019 6:36 pm

"Your pain is gone. Your soul has lifted. May your spirit be in peace."
- Jackie
November 1, 2019 7:29 am

"Dearest Letty, May you bask in God's Glory in his Kingdom forever and ever, Amen."
- Anita Gonzales Purpura
November 6, 2019 2:58 pm