July 25, 1933 - November 30, 2016
Austin, Texas | Age 83
Santiago "Jimmy" Gatica, age 83, passed away peacefully on November 30, 2016 while in hospice care at West Oak Nursing Home. He was born July 25, 1933.
Rosary will be recited for Mr. Gaticia at 7:00 pm on Sunday, December 4, 2016 at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 2620 South Congress.
Friends and family can pay their respects at the funeral home from 8:00am – 1:30 pm on Monday, December 5, 2016 with Funeral Service to follow at 2:00 pm at San Jose Catholic Church, 2435 Oak Crest Ave.
Burial will be at Assumption Cemetery in Austin. Survivors include one brother; several nieces and nephews; and his long-time caretaker, Irene Muniz.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Guadalupe.
Mr. Gatica had worked many years at IBM and was employed at Texas Lighthouse for the Blind at the time of his death.
Special thanks to Silverado Hospice and West Oaks Nursing Home for their care of Mr. Gatica during his last days.