Baseball

Nelson Garcia

December 3, 1963 ~ March 5, 2020 (age 56)

Obituary

Nelson Garcia, 56 of Woodbridge, passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at his residence. 

Nelson was born in New York, New York before moving to Woodbridge 27 years ago. He served his country in the United States Army during peacetime. He was employed by GEM Limousine as a driver. Prior to that, he was in Double A Baseball for sometime. He loved playing baseball and watching his New York Mets. Nelson also loved to spend time with family and friends and especially listening to music and salsa dancing. He loved his dog, baby girl.

Nelson is survived by his beloved sons Nelson A. Garcia and Daniel f. Amalbert; devoted son to Jose A. and Selidy ( nee Cortez ) Garcia; loving brother of Norma I. Garcia Caliz and her husband Luis Torres, Irma Garcia Caliz and her husband Luis Cruz, Enrique Garcia, Alfredo and his wife Raquel Garcia, Elizabeth Garcia and her husband Gilfredo Santiago and Johanna and her husband Edgar Alvardo; adored grandfather of Aria G. Garcia, Jayla Marie and Yesenia Leanne Amalbert; cherished uncle of many nieces, nephews and cousins. 

We begin to leave on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 9:15 am from the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy for a Funeral Mass at 10 am at the Our Lady of Fatima church. Interment will follow at Rosedale Cemetery, Linden. Visiting is on Tuesday and Wednesday from 5 ~ 9 pm.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Nelson Garcia, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Tuesday
March 10, 2020

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home
419 Barclay Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

Visitation
Wednesday
March 11, 2020

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home
419 Barclay Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

Funeral Service
Thursday
March 12, 2020

9:15 AM
Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home
419 Barclay Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

Funeral Mass
Thursday
March 12, 2020

10:00 AM
OUR LADY OF FATIMA CHURCH
380 SMITH STREET
PERTH AMBOY, NJ 08861

Committal
Thursday
March 12, 2020

11:45 AM
ROSEDALE CEMETERY
335 EAST LINDEN AVENUE
LINDEN, NJ 07036

© 2020 Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS