Texas Casket Maker Donates Casket to Family of Girl Killed in Road Rage in Albuquerque
After hearing about the tragic death of 4-year-old Lilly Garcia in a road rage incident in Albuquerque, NM, Texas casket maker Trey Ganem decided he wanted to help the Garcia family,
I told my wife, if the family lets me, I want to take this to them and deliver it and donate it for them.
Ganem, who operates Trey Ganem Designs out of Edna, TX, designs custom caskets for families as a way to make the last memory of a dearly departed a good memory. For the Garcia family, Ganem created a 4 foot by 6 foot blue caskets with clouds and featuring Rainbow Dash from 'My Little Pony',
That’s their final resting bed. You know, now we’re giving her what she enjoyed on earth.
Lilly was killed last week during an altercation in I-40 in Albuquerque when a car pulled alongside the Garcia family's truck and opened fire, hitting Lilly in the head. Shortly after the police released a description of the suspect, 32-year-old Tony Torrez was taken into custody as a "person of interest". Reportedly, Torrez later confessed to the shooting.