Tony C. Bribiesca, 94, died Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, at Garden Valley Retirement Village in Garden City.

He was born March 10, 1923, in Tyler, Texas, to Lorenzo and Cecilia Cervantes Bribiesca. A Garden City resident since he was 6, he attended Garden City schools. 

Mr. Bribiesca was employed by the City of Garden City for more than 40 years.

On March 24, 1958, he married Marcelina Garcia in Garden City. She survives. Other survivors include two children, Raymond A. Bribiesca of Cranford, N.J., and Cecila Parks of Oklahoma City; three siblings, Joe Bribiesca of New Zealand, John Bribiesca of Sedalia, Mo., and Greg Bribiesca of Apache Junction, Ariz.; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lorenzo and Cecila Bribiesca; a son, Edward Bribiesca; an infant grandson; and a granddaughter.

Rosary will begin at 7:30 p.m. today at St. Mary Catholic Church, Garden City. Funeral Mass will begin at 10 a.m. Friday at the church. Burial will be at Valley View Cemetery, Garden City.

Visitation hours are 1 to 5:30 p.m. today at Garnand Funeral Home, Garden City.

Condolences may be emailed to In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Garden Valley Retirement Village, in care of the funeral home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.