Doris Adelle Mendonca Boyer Doris Adelle Mendonca Boyer, 85, of Mariposa, CA passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013, at Emeritus Memory Care in Merced, CA. Doris was born July 28, 1927, in Tulare, CA to Mildred and Robert Harland. She married Manuel M. Mendonca in 1945 in Tulare, CA. Doris was preceded in death by her first husband, Manuel, her mother and father, her stepfather, Ralph Harland, brother Ralph Harland, and sister Rosalie Parrish. Doris was a longtime resident of Tulare where she grew up, went to school, married, worked, raised children and lived until 2001, when she moved to Mariposa, CA. While in Mariposa, she met and married Robert "Bob" Boyer. Doris is survived by her husband, Bob Boyer of Mariposa, sister Florence Bray of Riverdale, brother Robert Harland of Fresno, 3 daughters, Marlene (Dennis) Foster of Visalia, Shirl Mendonca of Penn Valley, Carrie Smith of Mariposa, and one son, Michael (Cindy) Mendonca of Spokane, WA., step-daughter, Sandy Chase, and step-son, Stan Boyer (Judy), both of Mariposa. She also leaves 7 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. The family wishes to thank all those at Emeritus and Hinds Hospice in Merced for their loving care during her last few months. A memorial service and celebration of life is planned for June 29, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at Mariposa United Methodist Church, 6th and Bullion Streets in Mariposa, CA with Pastor Ginger Foster officiating. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to The Alzheimer Organization or Hinds Hospice of Merced, CA.