Juan Arce “Choco” Garcia, 70, Plainfield, died Thursday, March 12, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital in Madison.
Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, at the Plainfield Assembly of God in Plainfield.
The Leikness & Stahl Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.plainfieldfuneralhome.com.
Mr. Garcia was born Oct. 16, 1943, in San Benito, Texas, a son of the late Juan and Hilaria (Arce) Garcia.
He was married to Juanita Herrera May 15, 1962.
He was employed at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point as a custodian for many years.
Survivors include wife, Juanita; seven children, Christina (Juan) Uribe, Juan Garcia III, Lydia (John) Newby, Rosalinda (Shawn) Wilkes and Steven Garcia, all of Plainfield, Jose A. (Yvonne) Garcia, Sioux Falls, S.D., and Jesse (Darcie) Garcia, Almond; three sisters, Naomi (Gilbert) Diaz, Mary (Daniel) Andrade and Elizabeth King; one brother, Reyes Garcia; and 17 grandchildren.