Friday, July 23, 2010
Florentino M. Tino
GarciaLorain- Florentino M. Tino Garcia, 79, called to Eternal
Life on Thursday, July 22, 2010.
He was born on November
14, 1930 in Lorain, Ohio where he lived his entire life.
Tino worked at the U.S. Steel, American Shipyard and retired
in 1985 from the City of Lorain Police Department after having Honorably served
for 28 years. The various divisions of the Police Department that he served in were
the Traffic Division Motorcycle Unit, Patrol Division, Criminal Investigations
Detective Bureau and Dispatch. Upon retirement, he worked for the City of
Sheffield Lake, Ohio Police Department as a dispatcher for 10 years. He was an
avid golfer and also enjoyed fishing. Tino was past Commander of the Polish
Legion of American Veterans (PLAV) in Lorain.
He was a veteran of the United States Army having served during the Korean
He is survived by his sons, David M. (Lori) Garcia and
Matthew J. Garcia; daughter, Jeanette (Rick) Fox; grandchildren, Jamie (Nick)
Dodson, ENFN Cory James Garcia United States Navy, Alexis Garcia, Joshua
Garcia, Alyssa Garcia and Jessica Garcia; great-grandson, Nathan Dodson; brother,
Joseph Garcia; and sister, Marlene Garza.
He was preceded in death by his Father, Frank Garcia; mother,
Frances (nee Flaczynski) Garcia; and brother, Henry T. Hank Garcia.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo
Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain,
(440)244-1961 on Sunday, July 25, 2010 from 4:00 8:00 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 AM, Monday,
July 26, 2010 at St. Peter Church, 3655
Oberlin Ave., Lorain, OH 44053,
Rev. Craig Hovanec, Pastor, officiating (MEET AT CHURCH). Military honors will
be conducted by the American Legion Post #30 and the VFW Post #451 following
the mass at the church. Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.
Posted By: RSG Funeral Home @ 5:52:31 PM