SOUTHBRIDGE: Josiah Garcia, 9 days old infant, died June 11th. Joshia leaves his mother Samantha Garcia with whom he lived, his father Rafael Guevara of Southbridge, maternal grandfather Derek Garcia of Southbridge 3 uncles Tavaughn Garcia of Webster, Jordan Garcia of Boston, Derek Garcia JR. of Southbridge, 3 aunts Breeana Garcia of Southbridge, Leighani Garcia of Southbridge, Yesenia Dunleavy of VT, and several cousins.
Josiah was born in Southbridge on June 2, 2012. Several days later, he went home while his mother was in UMASS due to complications. Joshia was stricken ill later that day and died at UMASS.
His funeral Mass will be held at 11:00AM, Friday, June 22, in Blessed John Paul II Parish, at St. Mary’s Church, 263 Hamilton St. Southbridge. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Calling hours are 8:30AM to 10:30AM prior to the Mass at the Belanger-Bullard Funeral Home 51 Marcy St. Southbridge.
An online guestbook is available at www.BelangerFuneralHome.com