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Councilman Michael Nowakowski Statement on the Passing of Manny Garcia, Founder of Prensa HispanaCouncilman Michael Nowakowski Statement on the Passing of Manny Garcia, Founder of Prensa Hispana<div class="ExternalClass20D79993B3F142DB9B83C6144F1AFA39"><p>​My heart is heavy as I share information with you on the passing of my dear friend, Manny Garcia, founder of Prensa Hispana. Manny was a pioneer of Hispanic media. Twenty-eight years ago he created what is now the largest Spanish newspaper in Arizona. He created Prensa Hispana to share information with the Latino population on issues important to their community. His sacrifices and contributions to our community will not be forgotten. May he rest in peace and god bless the Garcia family.<br><br>His funeral services will be held as follows:</p><div>Funeral Mass</div><div>Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 at 9:00 AM.</div><div>St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Basilica</div><div>231 N. 3rd St., Phoenix, AZ 85004</div><div> </div><div>Burial (following funeral mass)</div><div>RestHaven Park West Cemetery</div><div>6290 W. Northern Ave., Glendale, AZ 85301</div><div> </div><div>Banquet (following burial)</div><div>Tradiciones</div><div>1602 E. Roosevelt St., Phoenix, AZ 85006<br></div><p><br></p></div>12/29/2018 5:20:00 PMMatthew Heil602-534-0108