Josephine Marie "Jo Marie" Garcia, 85, of Fairmont passed away Sunday June 3, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Weirton on January 14, 1933 daughter of the late Daniel and Grace Spadafore Olds.
Jo Marie retired from Consolidation Coal Co. and worked in the purchasing department. She was a member of St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus and the Elks BPOE Lodge 294. She was involved with her 1950 Fairmont Senior High School class reunion group, and also was an avid WVU sports fan, playing golf and spending time with her friends.
Jo Marie is survived by her two daughters and sons-in-law Vicki Jo and Tom Moss of Beckley, and Lori Anne and Gary Brown of Ravenna, Ohio. She is also survived by her five grandchildren Jessica (Brien) McCarty, Taylor (Dan) Burger, Taryn Jo Vespoint, Tee Moss and Ryan Moss and three great grandchildren Parker and Sydney Burger and Maddox Moss. Jo Marie is also survived by her brother and sister-in-law Danny and Beverly Olds of Bridgeport, nieces and nephews and close friends.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her former husband Freddie Garcia.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4-8:00 p.m. at Ross Funeral Home 801 Fairmont Avenue Fairmont. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday June 7, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church with Fr. Joseph Konikattil as celebrant. Interment will follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
A vigil service will be held Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to www.rossfh.com.