Theresa Mendez, 85, of Indialantic, FL, passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in Palm Bay, FL. She was born in Brooklyn, New York.
Theresa was a member of the Red Hat Society, Alamander Square Dance Club and was an avid golfer and dancer.
She is survived by her husband, Robert Danza; sons, Chip and Derek Mendez; daughter, Cheryl Mendez; grandchildren, Jordan Clark, Nicole, Tyler and Taylor Mendez; sister, Catherine Parente; and her brothers, Arthur, Joseph and Gene Nitti.
Calling hours will be Friday from 5 until 7 PM at the Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, May 4th at 10:30 AM, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the William Childs Hospice House.
Brownline-Maxwell Funeral Home and Crematory in Melbourne is serving the family, www.brownliemaxwell.com.
Published in FLORIDA TODAY on May 3, 2013