Cruz M. Mendoza Gilbert G. Mendoza Cruz was born April 28, 1919 in Bisbee, Arizona, our Blessed Mother and Loving Nana, was called to Heaven by our Lord Jesus Christ, on April 17, 2014. At the time of her passing, Cruz was surrounded by her loving family. She will be reunited with her predeceased loving husband of 39 years, Gilbert G. Mendoza who passed away April 21, 1976; her parents, Ignacio Jimenez and Anacleto and Anita Valencia; her sisters, Dolores, Lena, Josie and her brother, Fernando, plus countless other relatives. Cruz is survived by eight children, Gilbert, Jr. (Jessie), Raymond (Theresa), Louis (Adela), Lydia (Joe), Ronald, Robert, Victor (Irene) and Nadine (Charlie); 22 grandchildren, 39 great- grandchildren, nine great-great- grandchildren; sisters, Virginia, Vera and Mary Lou. Mom, you will never be forgotten, as we will forever hold you close to our hearts. We will miss you dearly and treasure the many wonderful memories we shared together. May the peace of the Lord be with you forever. Memorial Service to be held on Friday, April 25, 2014, at Santa Cruz Catholic Church, Rosary recited at 10:30 a.m., Mass at 11:00 a.m., Graveside Service will follow at Holy Hope Cemetery. Our family wishes to express our gratitude to Rose of Sharon, Frances Care Home and Soulistic Hospice for taking care of our mother. Family and friends may express their condolences at www.carrillostucsonmortuary.com
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Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Apr. 23, 2014