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Walter LeRoy Garcia III
Aug. 4, 1956 Oct. 30, 2009
Walter LeRoy Garcia III, 53, of Modesto, died Oct. 30 at his residence in Modesto. A memorial service is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Service, 286 W. Main St., Turlock.
He was a truck driver for 30 years and a member of Teamster’s Union Local 439 of Stockton. He drove for Yellow Freight System of Tracy for 19 years and enjoyed collecting Yellow Transportation memorabilia.
Walter passed away at his home too soon, and he will live on in the hearts and memories of his loved ones. He was our super hero who did everything. He was our world, he will be remembered for his love and devotion to his family and friends.
Walter is survived by his wife of 27 years, Roben; sons, William and Ryan; his mother, Sandra Garcia; and his six grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to your favorite charity. Services are under the direction of Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Service of Turlock.