Leonarda B. Mendoza
Born on Nov. 6, 1925
LEONARDA B. MENDOZA
LOLITA - Leonarda B. Mendoza, 87, of Lolita, passed away on Monday, October 28, 2013, in Edna. She was born November 6, 1925 in Fannin to the late Patricio and Maria Leal Barrientes. She was a Catholic and a homemaker.
She is survived by her sister, Maria Barrientes Hernandez of Lolita.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Raymond Mendoza; sister, Josefa Barrientes; and brothers, Felix Barrientes, Rosendo Barrientes, Felipe Barrientes, and Juan Barrientes.
Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. with a Rosary recited at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at Artero Memorial Chapels. Visitation will resume from 9 - 10 a.m. before a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at Holy Family Catholic Church. A graveside burial service will begin at 12 p.m. at Swickheimer Cemetery, Fannin, with Fr. Dan Morales officiating.
Pallbearers: Joseph Santillan, Eric Santillan, Dennis Hernandez, Dennis Hernandez Jr., David Hernandez, and Enrique Amador. Honorary pallbearers: her nephews and nieces.
Under the direction of Artero Memorial Chapels, Victoria, 361-575-3212.