2017-12-06 / Spirit World

Roger Garcia

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Roger Garcia, 45, journeyed to the Spirit World on Friday, November 24, 2017 at Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City.

Roger Garcia was born on September 16, 1952 in Veracruz, Mexico.

Roger is survived by his children, Roger Garcia Jr. of Mexico, Genobebo Saucedo Jr. of Calico, Olivia Arredondo of Denver, Colo., Norma Saucedo of Greely, Colo., Gabriel Saucedo of Yankton, and Vincent Saucedo of Rapid City; and grandchildren, Angelina Saucedo and Stephanie Saucedo both of Rapid City, and Melissa Arredondo of Denver, Colo..

Roger was preceded in death by his children, Elias and Lucinda Saucedo; and spouse, Alberta (Pumpkin Seed) Garcia.

A one night wake service started on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at Brother Rene Hall in Oglala. Funeral services were held on Friday, December 1, 2017 at Brother Rene Hall, with Sister Barb Bogenschutz and Father Joe Daoust, S.J. officiating Traditional Lakota services were held with MR. Peter Catches. Burial was at Our Lady of the Sioux Catholic Cemetery in Oglala.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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