The husband of a teacher killed in this week’s mass shooting at a Texas major school has died from a coronary heart assault, relations have stated.
Joe Garcia was yesterday making ready for the funeral of Irma Garcia, his excessive school sweetheart and spouse of 24 years, when he collapsed and died, the newspaper reported.
The two depart behind 4 youngsters, in keeping with the report.
Irma Garcia, 46, was one of two lecturers killed at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, together with 19 youngsters. Relatives briefed by authorities stated Irma Garcia and her colleague Eva Mireles died making an attempt to guard their college students.
NBC News additionally reported on the dying of Joe Garcia citing son Christian Garcia and a nephew, John Martinez.
“EXTREMELY heartbreaking and come with deep sorrow to say that my Tia Irma’s husband Joe Garcia has passed away due to grief, i (sic) truly am at a loss for words for how we are all feeling,” wrote Mr Martinez on his Twitter account, utilizing the Spanish phrase for “aunt” and requesting prayers for the household.
“God have mercy on us, this isn’t easy.”
Joe Garcia died after returning residence from delivering flowers to a memorial for Irma Garcia, Mr Martinez instructed NBC.
primarily based on website supplies www.rte.ie