Joyce Garcia

Joyce (Tharp) Garcia, 82, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2020.

Visitation with family present is from noon to 7 p.m. Friday, with services at 11 a.m. Saturday, both at Cochran Mortuary, 1411 N. Broadway, in Wichita.

A memorial has been established with the American Breast Cancer Foundation, 10400 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 480, Columbia, MD 21044.

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Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Felix H. Garcia Jr.; son, Michael Dean Garcia; and parents, John and Maggie Tharp.

She is survived by her daughter, Stefana Murphy; brother, John D. Tharp; sister, Joan E. (Robert) Wimmer; three grandchildren, Maranda Nicole Patrick (Christopher Cherry), Zachary Dean Garcia-Patrick (Amy Stockton), and McKiley Elaine (Aaron) Kemnitz; and three great-grandchildren.

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