In Loving Memory of Noah James Garcia
Noah James Garcia, 23, passed away early in the morning on Saturday, January 7, 2023. Noah was born in El Paso, Texas on August 26, 1999. He graduated as a member of Class 2017 from Eastwood High School and had a stellar career as part of the offensive line for the Eastwood Troopers. It was his time in football that gave him a strong foundation in good work ethic and being disciplined. He eventually came into working as a Veterinarian Technician at Eastwood Animal Clinic, where he was a dependable and hard worker. At his time of passing, he was pursuing an Associates Degree as a Physical Therapy Assistant at EPCC.
Noah was born a gentle soul who shared his love and warmth with many people. He was a playful person, fond of giving nicknames and being a clown. He was a true joy to all who knew him and never realized how many lives he touched with his kindness or his humor. Because of his time as part of the Eastwood Trooper family, he made many wonderful friends and connections that will endure long after his passing. He enjoyed fishing, camping, the outdoors, fitness, and hanging with his boys that are and forever will be his brothers. Noah had a huge heart and was a light in this world. His energy and big smile lit up the room. He was a sweet and kind person who will be greatly missed.
Noah is preceded in death by his little sister, Alyssa Garcia; his grandfather, Thomas Silva; his great grandparents, Oscar and Yolanda Silva, Stan and Minnie Pawlik, Victor and Francisca Salazar, Alberto and Carmen Ponce, and Severo Garcia; and his uncle Shawn Salazar. He leaves behind his mother, Christina Garcia; his father, Daniel Garcia; his stepmother, Valerie Darlin; his little brother, Dylan Garcia; his stepbrothers Landon Darlin and Keaton Darlin; his grandparents, George and Pam Salazar, Melissa Silva, Manuel and Carmen Garcia; his great grandmothers, Rosie Pawlik and Ramona Garcia; his uncles, Georgie Salazar (Joe Prieto), Eric Salazar, and Stephen Salazar; his uncle Thomas Silva (Marianna Silva) and aunt Celine Silva; his uncle Marcus Daly and aunt Amanda Daly; his uncles Jake Jacques, Mike Jacques, and Jerry Jacques (Velia Jacques), and his uncles Adrian Ponce (Adriana Ponce), Erik Garcia (Danielle Garcia), and Manny Garcia (Perla Garcia). He also leaves behind an abundance of cousins who loved him dearly, the Trooper family who loved him deeply, and many, many friends who will never forget him.
Visitation will be 4:00 PM to 8:00PM with a Prayer Service at 6:00PM, Tuesday, January 17th, 2023 at Sunset Funeral Homes – East 750 N. Carolina Dr. Chapel Service with be at 10:00AM the following day on Wednesday, January 18th, 2023 at Sunset Funeral Homes – East.