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Frederick L. "Fred" Garcia

August 28, 1941 - August 31, 2019

Frederick L. “Fred” Garcia, 78, of Shadyside, OH died Saturday August 31, 2019, at his home as a result of a tragic tractor accident.

Fred was born August 28, 1941, in Glendale, WV a son of the late Frederick and Lucille Fahnestock Garcia.

Fred was retired from American Electric Power’s former Kammer-Mitchell Plant, Moundsville,WV, a Presbyterian by Faith and a Navy Veteran.

Surviving is his wife of 56 years, Pat Rankin Garcia , a son, Alan Garcia of Columbus, OH a daughter, Carla Garcia of Cambridge, OH, a brother Mick Garcia of Moundsville, WV, grandchildren, Danielle Dvorak, Alan Dvorak, and Carlee Kuntz.

Fred loved Baseball and Drag Racing his 1969 Pontiac GTO. He loved animals and is survived by his pet dog Annie.

In honoring Fred’s wishes there will be no visitation.

Bauknecht-Altmeyer F.H., Shadyside, OH is assisting the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Belmont County Animal Shelter at

Condolences may be expressed to the family at

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