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Husband whose wife died in school shooting is seen laying flowers at her grave hours before he died of a broken heart

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A video has emerged, showing Joe Garcia, 50, laying a vase of red roses at a cross bearing the name of his wife, Irma Garcia, 46, hours before he died of a broken heart.

 

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Irma Garcia is one of the teachers killed on Tuesday, May 24, in Robb Elementary School while protecting her students.

 

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On Thursday, it was reported that her husband of 24 years, Joe Garcia, who was also her childhood sweetheart, had died of a heart attack (read here). 

 

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Husband whose wife died in school shooting is seen laying flowers at her grave hours before he died of a broken heart

 

Relatives blame the anguish of his wife’s passing for the fatal cardiac arrest.

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Husband whose wife died in school shooting is seen laying flowers at her grave hours before he died of a broken heart

 

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A harrowing video has now been released, showing Joe at his wife’s memorial hours before his death.

 

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The couple had been married for 24 years. Joe was a teacher, while Irma was a fourth grade teacher at the Robb Elementary School.

 

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They were parents to four children, three of whom were filmed embracing one another at a Mass held on Thursday night, May 26, in honour of their parents.

 

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Their children are Cristian, 23; Jose, 19; Lyliana, 16; and Alysandra, 12.

 

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At one point Jose was seen crying in church.

 

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Husband whose wife died in school shooting is seen laying flowers at her grave hours before he died of a broken heart

 

Father Eduardo Morales blessed the three siblings who attended the service and told them: “We are your family. Your mother and father will always find a way to take care of you.”

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Husband whose wife died in school shooting is seen laying flowers at her grave hours before he died of a broken heart

 

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Cristian, who is at military boot camp, couldn’t attend the memorial.

 

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Watch the video of Joe laying flowers at his wife’s memorial before he died.

 

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