Pastor Hector Garcia points to the sky after being discharged from the Everett Center, a rehabilitation facility, Wednesday. Battling COVID-19 and its aftereffects for a year, he was once so sick 
that his wife, Lizbeth, far right, wrote his funeral service. (Daniel Kim / The Seattle Times)
Pastor Hector Garcia points to the sky after being discharged from the Everett Center on Wednesday. Battling COVID-19 and its aftereffects for a year, he was once so sick that his wife, Lizbeth, far right, wrote his funeral service. (Daniel Kim / The Seattle Times)
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After almost a year on a ventilator, a Federal Way pastor stricken by COVID emerges

"A medical student could learn everything from this one patient," said a doctor who treated Hector Garcia, a Federal Way pastor, who contracted the coronavirus. "Everything that could go wrong, did go wrong." On Wednesday, he went home. VIEW

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