Deborah A. Garcia
ATHOL — A service for Deborah A. Garcia was held Thursday, June 1, 2017, at Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home.
Lt. Michael Buzzard officiated. Many family and friends shared words of remembrance.
Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol Rd., Orange, directed arrangements.
ATHOL — Deborah A. (LaGrasse) Garcia, 58, of 116 High Knob Rd., Athol, died Thursday, May 25, 2017, at Quabbin Valley Healthcare in Athol.
She was born in Bad Kreuznach, Germany, on Aug. 31, 1958, the daughter of the late Michael LaGrasse and Gerthild (Klug) LaGrasse.
Debbie is a graduate of Merrimack College. She received an award from the New Hampshire Senate, “Who’s Who among American High School Students.”
She was the manager at Larry’s Variety until the fall of 2014, assistant manager at Ocean State Job Lot and most recently worked in the fruit prepping unit of Market Basket in Athol.
She enjoyed lighthouses and trips to the beach. She was an avid Red Sox and Patriots fan. She was passionate about reading, was a huge Elvis fan and loved spending time with her family and friends.
She leaves her wife of 14 years, Margery Garcia; her mother, Gerthild LaGrasse of Arizona; two dogs, Isabella and Sadie; one sister, Linda Nault of New Hampshire; one brother, Frederick LaGrasse of Arizona; a stepsister, Angela Antilla of Arizona; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Zenon and Margarita Garcia of Puerto Rico; a brother-in-law, Xavier Garcia and his wife, Nelly of Puerto Rico; nephews, Frederick LaGrasse Jr. and Joziah Bulloch; and nieces, Amanda LaGrasse and Paige LaGrasse, and Nellitxa Garcia and Nelyanis Garcia. Close friends who are considered family members are Kendra Cullen, Bob and Carol Clegg, Tina Fink, John and Dawn Maroni, and Louie and BeLinda Richards.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 1, at 8 p.m., in the Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol R., Orange.
Calling hours will be held Thursday, June 1, from 6 to 8 p.m., in the funeral home.
For more information or to sign the online book, please visit www.mackfamilyfh.com.
Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home 110 New Athol Rd., Orange, is directing arrangements.