Abel Garcia 51, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, December 10, 2016 in San Angelo. Abel was born April 11, 1965 to Paul and Ruth Cervantez Garcia. He grew up in the Texas Panhandle and graduated from Hale Center High School. Abel married the love of his life Lupe Martinez on November 8, 1991 in Clovis New Mexico and they shared 24 beautiful years together. Abel and Lupe settled in San Angelo where he worked for the City of San Angelo as a crew chief for 18 years and retired from there. He also owned and operated Garcia Hauling and Excavation for 12 years. He enjoyed both jobs and was an extremely hard working man all his life. Most of all, Abel was a loving husband and father who devoted his life to his family. He was a great man of faith and loved the Lord with all his heart. His life and his legacy of love will remain in our hearts forever! Abel was preceded in death by his father, and his daughter Elisa Garcia. He is survived by his loving family, wife, Lupe Garcia, of San Angelo; his children, David Jonas “D.J.” Garcia, Paula Garcia, Jessica Garcia, Annabel Garcia, Rebecca Garcia and Adriana Garcia, all of San Angelo; his Mother Ruth Rupp and her husband James, of San Angelo; his Mother-in-law, Lupe Martinez, of Olton, TX; his Sister, Gloria Warman and her husband Ronnie, of San Angelo; and numerous Brother’s and Sister’s-in-law and other family members and close friends. The family will receive friends for visitation from 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M., Thursday, December 15, 2016 at the Church of Pentecost in San Angelo. The Funeral Service will be 2:00 P.M., Friday, December 16, 2016 at the Church of Pentecost in San Angelo with Pastor John Howard and Pastor Valentine Martinez officiating. Interment will follow at Fairmount Cemetery. Pallbearers for the service will be D.J. Garcia, Giovanni Orosco, Jose Soto, Nathaniel Martinez, Victor Perez, and Al Martinez. The family requests that memorials be made to the Church of Pentecost or a charity of your choice.