Jerry Lou Garza, 71 of Patterson passed away Sunday, July 26th at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto.

Ms. Garza was born in Santa Rosa, Texas and was a resident of Patterson for 55 years. She was a teacher aide at Walnut Acres Preschool in Patterson for many years. She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Patterson. She loved listening to Tex-Mex, Patsy Cline, singing at church and cooking.

Ms. Garza is survived by her brothers, Andres Garza, Sr. of Patterson and Eulogio Garza, Jr. (Margarita) of Modesto; sister, Paula Rolph (Frank) of La Feria, Texas; numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Eulogio and Guadalupe Garza and sister-in-law, Rufina Garza.

A Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm followed by a Rosary at 6:00 pm, Monday, August 3rd at Hillview Funeral Chapels in Patterson. A Graveside Service will be held at 10:00 am, Tuesday, August 4th at Patterson District Cemetery in Patterson.

The family respectfully requests that those attending any of the scheduled services to please

wear a mask.

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