|Birth Day||January 17, 1914|
|Age||106 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Jul 26, 1996 (age 82)|
He hitchhiked thirty miles every day to go to junior college.
He received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor, in 1984
He was the child of Jose and Faustina Garcia.
He was given the honor of being named to the Order of St. Gregory the Great by Pope John Paul II.