In Memory of Rigoberto Garcia





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Rigoberto Garcia

Rigoberto Garcia, -80, of Pomona, NJ passed away on February 9, 2021. Rigoberto was born on April 2, 1940 in Holguin, Cuba. He came to the United States when he was 14 years old. He later served in the United States Army and became an U.S. citizen. Following his time in the Army, he lived in NJ for the rest of his life. He worked at Atlantic City Electric Company as a tree surgeon and then in Absecon Shoprite from which he retired. He loved being with his grandchildren; his dog, Sansa; playing golf; and watching sports. He is survived by his 3 children, Mark Garcia (Christi), Dianna Roesch (Doug), and Adam Garcia; his beautiful grandchildren, Lauren, Rachel, Matthew, and Gabriel; as well as his siblings Mario, Jesus, Miriam, and Ada. He is also survived by the mother of his children, Carol (Garcia) Hone. His Funeral Service will be offered Saturday morning, February 13th at 10:30 at The Godfrey Funeral Home of Egg Harbor Township, 4008 English Creek Avenue, Egg Harbor Township, where friends may call from 9:30 am until the time of service. Burial will follow in Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery, Estell Manor, NJ. In lieu of flowers, please donate to your local food bank. For condolences to the family, visit