Francisco Mendoza, 94, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, November 20, 2021, at his residence in Lyford, TX. He was born on May 11, 1927, in Raymondville, TX to Epifanio and Inez Mendoza.
He is survived by his sons, Lucio (Tencha) Mendoza and Ramiro (Nora) Mendoza, brothers, Ascencion (Chuey) Mendoza, grandchildren, Inez Taylor, Armando, Abrahan (San Juana) and Omero (Tanya) Mendoza, Analisa (Tom) Infante, Ramiro Mendoza Jr., Matthew Mendoza, Veronica Mendoza, and JP Castillo and nine great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, Epifanio and Inez Mendoza, brothers, Fidel Modesto, Epifanio Jr., and Pablo Mendoza, sisters, Dolores Mijares and Maria Petra Mendoza.
Visitation was held on Wednesday, November 24, 2021, from 2:00 P.M. till 9:00 P.M. with a rosary at 7:00 P.M. at Good Shepherd Funeral Home and resumed on Thursday, November 25, 2021, from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. A funeral mass was held on Friday, November 26, 2021, at 9:00 A.M. at Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Lyford, TX. A funeral procession followed to his final rest in the Lyford Guadalupe Cemetery.
Honored to serve as pallbearers were Lucio Mendoza, Armando Mendoza, Omero Mendoza, Ramiro Mendoza Jr., Mathew Mendoza, and JP Castillo.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the caring hands of Good Shepherd Funeral Home, 1157 W. Hidalgo Ave., Raymondville, TX 78580.