The Garcia family moved from Columbia Street to this West Bethlehem home. Jesus Garcia worked for 30 years at the blast furnaces at Bethlehem Steel. Between Jesus and his children, the family contributed 207 1/2 years of service to Bethlehem Steel.
Rudolf (Rudy) C. Garcia was born here in 1933 to Jesus and Petra Garcia. Rudy is one of 9 brothers and sisters. Rudy's father came from Mexico to work at Bethlehem Steel, where he was employed 30 years at the blast furnace. Rudy and six of his siblings worked at Bethlehem Steel.