Carlos García Portela

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Carlos García Portela
Member of the Puerto Rico Senate
from the San Juan district
In office
Personal details
Born Carlos Edgardo García Portela
(1921-11-18)November 18, 1921
Vega Baja, Puerto Rico
Died January 2, 2011(2011-01-02) (aged 89)
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Political party Popular Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Carmen Irene Goyco Monagas
Children Carlos García Goyco
Osvaldo García Goyco
Carenín García Goyco
Edgardo García Goyco
Profession Lawyer, Politician, Senator
Religion Catholic
Former-senator Carlos García Portela

Carlos García Portela (November 18, 1921 in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico - January 2, 2011) was a Puerto Rican lawyer, politician and former senator.

He was a member of the Senate of Puerto Rico from 1965 to 1968 representing the Popular Democratic Party (PPD).

Carlos García Portela was born on November 18, 1921 in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico. He was the son of dentist and politician Carlos García del Rosario and Amparo Portela Pérez.

García Portela was elected to the Senate of Puerto Rico, representing the District of San Juan, at the 1964 general elections. He served in that position until 1968.

García Portela was married to Carmen Irene Goyco Monagas.

They had four children together: Carlos, Osvaldo, Carenín and Edgardo.

He died on January 2, 2011 at the age of 89.