Yrene Leon Garcia, 100, of Sparta, NC passed away Friday, September 21, 2018 at Alleghany Memorial Hospital in Sparta. She was born of Spanish Galician descent to the late Anacleto Perez Garcia and Maria Teresa Leon Garcia. Yrene was a loving mother to her five children, fourteen grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews, located in the US, Spain, Argentina, and Cuba.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 am Thursday, September 27, 2018 at Saint Frances of Rome Catholic Church in Sparta with Father James Stuhrenberg officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends in the Hall of the church 30 minutes prior to the service and all other times at the residence.
Eric Thomas Funeral Service Licensee, LLC is honored to be serving the Yrene Leon Garcia family and if you wish, online condolences may be extended to the family at www.ericthomasfsl.com.