familiar faces fire Lucio's wife in the funeral home

It has always occupied a background, however, María del Mar García It was loved by many. This Thursday, the emblematic hotelier of Lucio House He had to say goodbye to his faithful traveling companion after 59 years of marriage.

Lucio Blázquez (Casa Lucio) with his wife María del Mar in a file image / Gtres

Until the San Isidro funeral home a multitude of familiar faces have approached to say goodbye to Maria del Mar and, above all, to support Lucio in one of the most complicated moments of his life.

Pedro Ruiz
Pedro Ruiz arriving at the San Isidro funeral home to say goodbye to Lucio's wife, from Lucio / Gtres

The first to come have been Antonio Romero and Rafael Ruiz, members of Those from the river. Behind them, Begoña García- Vaquero, the wife of Pedro Trapote – the brother-in-law businessman of the socialist Felipe González-.Juan Palacios -one of Viceroy's owners-, Pepe Domingo Castaño, veteran radio and television communicator, Pedro Ruiz, presenter, actor and writer or Cari Lapique, family friend, have also attended the wake.

Cari Lapique arriving at the San Isidro funeral home to say goodbye to María del Mar García, wife of the Lucio / Gtres hotelier
Cari Lapique arriving at the San Isidro funeral home to say goodbye to María del Mar García, wife of the Lucio / Gtres hotelier

The truncated diamond wedding

In a few months, Lucio and his wife María del Mar would have celebrated 60 years of marriage. A figure that draws the marriage so consolidated that they had come to form. Together they became the parents of three children: María, Fernando and Javier who also chose the world of hospitality as a way of life.

Lucio and his wife María del Mar García in a file image / Gtres
Lucio and his wife María del Mar García in a file image / Gtres

Lucio, his house and his star dish are already part of the Madrid DNA. A life dedicated to work that, however, has led him to give some fright. It was in the year 2008 when the abulense suffered a lipotimia for which he had to be admitted to the hospital. At that time, he was on vacation at the beach in San Juan. After seeing her husband without knowledge, María del Mar also had to be treated due to a nervous breakdown.

After that scare, both gave statements to the magazine Hola where they talked like that about each other: «We have been married for forty-seven years and we are as in love as the first day », Lucio confessed. «I thought I was dying! I never thought that I was still so in love with my husband and that I loved him so much », declared on the other hand, María del Mar.