SANTA ROSA, TX.-
Helen Mendez 78, of Santa Rosa entered to rest December 24, 2012.
She is survived by her sister, Diana Stella Mendez of Harlingen and brothers, Ciro Mendez of San Antonio and Sergio Mendez of McAllen and numerous nieces and nephews.
Helen was a school teacher for the La Feria ISD for many years until her retirement.
Visitation will be held today (Thursday) from 10am to 9pm and a holy rosary will be at 7pm at the Rudy Garza Palms Chapel in La Feria.
Funeral services will be held Friday, December 28, 2012 departing the Rudy Garza Chapel at 9:30am for a 10am Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary's Catholic Church and interment will follow at Santo Nombre Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Rudy Garza Palms Chapel of La Feria.
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Published in Valley Morning Star on Dec. 27, 2012