|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1938|
|Death: ||Apr. 24, 2011|
Candelario "Cande" Garcia Reyes, 73 years old, went with the Lord on April 14, 2011 in Perris, Calif.
He was born February 2, 1938 in Blythe, Calif. to Catarino and Pomposa Reyes.
He was a machine operator for the City of Palm Springs for 45 years. He is survived by his loving and devoted children: son, Candelario Jr. of Coachella, Calif.; and two daughters, Sandra Hernandez of Thermal, Calif. and Katie Castaneda of Coachella. In addition, he is survived by his brother, Victor Johnny Reyes of Coachella; sisters, Santos Espinoza of Indio, Guadalupe Villaneva of Coachella and Effie Lopez of Coachella; 16 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Julio "Lil Man" Hernandez in 2009.
He enjoyed going to Tierra Del Sol "Jeep Run" every year. He also enjoyed spending quality time with the family having BBQs.
Cande was loved by many and his memories will live forever in our hearts. He did not go alone; a part of us went with him. Visitation will be held from 4-8:00 PM on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at Forest Lawn Coachella with a Rosary at 6:00 PM. Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM on Thursday, April 21, 2011 at Forest Lawn Mortuary. Burial will follow the service at the Coachella Cemetery.
Published in The Desert Sun on April 18, 2011
Coachella Valley Public Cemetery
Created by: dm wms
Record added: Jul 23, 2011
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