Leonard Garcia, age 23

Lost to gun violence on January 14, 2019 in Hayward, California.

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  • Nickname:
    4 Papas
    5 Austin
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
    5 Bubbly
    1 Outgoing
    5 Loving
    3 Caring
    3 Funny
    3 Genuine
    2 Wise
    1 Honest
    2 Kindhearted
    1 Laidback
    1 Strong
    1 Down to Earth
    1 Outspoken
    4 Family Orientated
    2 Brave
    2 HUMBLE
    2 Goofy
    2 Loveable
    1 Astonishing
    1 Realist
    2 Protective
    1 Happy
  • Occupation:
  • Workplace:
    1 R's tree care
    1 Tesla
    1 Jamba Juice
  • Schools attended:
    2 Hayward High
    1 Northmead Elementary Patterson
    2 Ygnacio Valley High
  • Comments:
    1 I love you always
    3 I love you Papas. You’ll always be missed.
    1 I love you Leonard Austin You will always be my Number one Boy
    1 RIP Austin 💔
    1 Blessed to have known you
    1 I miss your smile 😘 Rest In Peace and Love Papas 💔 Gmama
    2 Rip Papas💔
    1 Rip nephew.. 💔💔
    2 Austin u were my first born, now my first gone. my heart will never love the same 💔
    1 We'll never forget you cousin!
    1 Love you Papas
    3 Aunty will light this candle everyday that I take a breath 😘 our lives will NEVER be the same!!!!
    1 I miss you Papas. It’s not the same here without you here❤️
    1 I love you papas❤️❤️😭😍Aaliyah
    1 Love u ❤️❤️
    1 me and dooda love you baby..
    1 love you Papas ❤️😘😍 love lexy
    3 mamas love you forever and always. i miss you papa 💔
    2 Rest In Peace Austin 💔
    2 Boogiesta and nae love u always
    1 Rest in Peace
    1 shine in peace papas.
    1 I miss u so freakin much ❤️❤️🥰😭
    1 love you papas.!! 💕
    1 Fly High my angel I love you..
    2 Papas no words can decribe how much I miss you, until we meet again I love you
    1 Love you Papas 💕
    2 Love you Austin❤️Dezzy loves u always😘
    2 Lexy and Dooda 💕
    1 it is lexy
    1 i love you so much cousin
    1 Love you Austin 💕
    1 thinking of you miss you💔🕊
    1 Missing you 💔
    1 Missing you on this beautiful day my green eye 👁 boy!!!!!
    1 I ❤️ you Papas!!!!
    1 missing you like crazy.. 💔
    1 I love you Austin!!!! My heart is hurting tonight and you are heavily on mind 😘
    1 Just had a dream about you. I love you
    1 Son, I am going thru it without u here with me. ❤mom
    1 I miss you so much papas. 😔
    1 RIP Austin
    1 i miss you
    1 i luv u
    1 mamas love you forever
    4 Missing you More as time marches on💔 just wanting one last big hug ❤ you always
    1 I wish I can have you back with us 😔
    2 It is getting harder by the day. I love you papas.
    1 I dont know how much longer I can do this for papas... I miss you...
    2 instead of calling you im lighting this candle love you Austin
    1 love you papas lexy 😘
    1 Miss your Smile ❤
    1 RIP Austin Love you
    1 Darth loves you Papas
    1 LEGENDS DON'T DIE 💕
    1 Austin you are Truly Loved
    1 Tryna keep it together for you papas. 😘
    2 Miss you Love you 💔
    1 Miss you Say Hi to my Mom 🦋🌷🌺
    1 😪💔 missing you so much 💔💔💔💔
    1 I miss you Papas 😘 luv Lexy ❤️💞💛❣️💕💓💗
    1 💔
    1 💗
    1 you'll always be my favorite 🤞🏼
    1 idk how 2 go on witout you💔😪 this is the worst i miss yu💔
    1 RIP 🙏
    1 Have mercy on your soul and no mercy on whoever did this 😪
    1 Missing you papas 💔
    1 🌹
    1 I love you boy 💯
    1 Watch over me
    5 Aunty Bren misses yu so much this life ain't right💔 il 4ever cry 4 yu Fly High Baby🤞🏽🕊
    1 Miss you soooooo much 💔
    1 RIP Austin 💔🕯
    1 Thinkin of you miss yu🤞🏽🕊💔
    2 LEONARD💖
    1 Love you 🤘🏻
    3 You loved me to death, I love you past death.🤞🏼
    1 Thinking of yu always love yu💕
    1 Love yaaaaa
    1 Hope your having the time of your life up there ☝️
    1 I love you ❤
    1 RIP Austin 🙏
    1 i miss you love you 4ever thinking of you❤
    1 Still learning how to go on without you....
    2 Crissy loves you ❤
    2 i believe in KARMA so fly high baby everything will fall in place miss u 4ever crying 4 u
    1 Since you been away I been down
    1 Love you Austin 💔
    1 🕊
    1 Holidays ain't the same anymore. I miss you papas.
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