Elaine Garcia was born on June 18, 1938, in Westfield, to the late Leo and Jennie (Augustyniak) Toporowski. She attended St.
Saint Mary’s Parish Church. Elaine worked in food services at Westfield State College in addition to being a mother. Her favorite aspects of the job were getting to know the students and offering them love and support.
Elaine loved to bake and cook, and she would always provide guests with a meal or sweet treat. She enjoyed being outside in the summer months, taking care of her lovely gardens and flowers. She was a committed member of Holy Trinity Church and a follower of her faith.
Her love for her family, which encompassed everyone who entered her life, was even greater than her boundless energy.She loved taking vacations, and her top picks were Ogunquit, Maine, Disney World, and Cape Cod.
Elaine Garcia obituary, cause of death
On Saturday, November 11th, Elaine A. (Toporowski) Garcia went away quietly at home in the company of her devoted family.