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Joe Mendez

Joe Mendez

Wednesday, July 13th, 1960 Sunday, August 18th, 2019

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Obituary for Joe R. Mendez

Joe R. Mendez of Smiley entered eternal rest on August 18, 2019 in New Braunfels, Texas at the age of 59. He was born on July 13, 1960 in DeWitt County, Texas to Santos and Sara Vasquez Mendez. Joe is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers: Fred Vasquez and Gilbert Mendez; and a nephew, John Guillory. He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Diane Hernandez Mendez; children, Jamey Mendez (Benjamin), Yvonne Mendez, Elizabeth DeLeon (Mikey); 5 grandchildren: Kailynn Mendez, Jaden Del Val, Lauren DeLeon, Ethan Del Val, Mason Houseton; his sister, Cindy Guillory; nieces, Connie Mendez and Priscilla Vasquez; nephews, Lane Guillory and Fred Vasquez; and many friends. Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Finch Funeral Chapel- Nixon.
Funeral Service
Friday, August 23, 2019
2:00 p.m.
Finch Funeral Chapel
Nixon, TX
Interment will follow at Smiley Latin American Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements entrusted to Finch Funeral Chapel LLC of Nixon (830) 582-1521.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, August 22nd, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Finch Funeral Chapel - Nixon
    308 East Third Street
    Nixon, Texas
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    Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
    4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Friday, August 23rd, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Finch Funeral Chapel - Nixon
    308 East Third Street
    Nixon, Texas
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, August 23rd, 2019
    2:00pm
  • Interment

    Friday, August 23rd, 2019 | 3:30pm
    Smiley Latin American Cemetery
    Corner of Arlington and Pecan Street
    Smiley, Texas
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, August 23rd, 2019
    3:30pm

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Velia Del Val

Dear family, words cannot express how deeply saddened we are about Joe's passing. Our hearts are broken and yours are shattered. May God bless and send comfort and healing to all. Love, Sergio and Velia
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Skip and Teri Campbell

Diane, my condolences to you and your family. May the Lord hold you in His arms and give you peace.
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Lorraine, Marc, Marco, Elijah and Jake

We are so very sorry for your loss. We love you with all of our hearts.
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Mrs. Mendez, Jamey, Lisa and Yvonne, Sending you lots of hugs, love and prayer. I am so deeply sorry for your loss. Love, Denise, Moises and girls
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