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Peggy Mendez

Peggy Jean Mendez (Pawelek)

Wednesday, March 16, 1960 - Friday, August 14, 2020
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Peggy Jean Pawelek-Mendez, age 60, entered eternal rest in New Braunfels, TX Friday, August 14, 2020. She was born March 16, 1960 to Isidore and Ella Nora (Krueger) Pawelek, Sr. and raised in Nixon, TX. Peggy was preceded in death by her father. She is survived by her loving husband of 23 years, David Mendez; mother, Ella Nora Pawelek; sons, Andreas Young, Jr. (Lindy), Ethan Wayne Young, David William Mendez; daughters, Lisa Stevens (Richard), Kimberly Anne Mendez; brothers, Isidore Pawelek Jr., Harvey Pawelek, Mark Pawelek; sisters, Caroline Griffin McWilliams, Sally Hobbs; grandchildren, Averie, Elizabeth, Kinsley, Jake, Henry; Fur Baby Molly; numerous nieces, nephews, as well as other loving family members and many dear friends. Peggy retired after 25 years employment with Nixon-Smiley CISD. She enjoyed many positions with the school, but her love was serving as Librarian for Nixon-Smiley Elementary. Peggy dedicated many years of service to the Nixon-Smiley Little League. Peggy was a Lifetime Member of the American Legion Mahan-Patteson Post # 547 Ladies Auxiliary. In her pastime she enjoyed baking, home decorating, floral arranging, “antiquing” and going to the coast. Above all she enjoyed spending time with her family.

A visitation will take place Wednesday, August 19, 2020 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Finch Funeral Chapel, Nixon, Texas.

Graveside Service
Thursday, August 20, 2020
11:00AM
St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
Nixon, Texas 78140

Reverend Michael Cowey will officiate the services.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to “David Mendez”
c/o Third Coast Bank, 200 N. Nixon Ave, Nixon, TX 78140
for Peggy Pawelek-Mendez Memorial. All donations will be used to purchase books for the Nixon-Smiley Elementary Library in Peggy’s memory.
Online guestbook may be signed at www.finchfuneralchapels.com

*Due to current Covid 19 conditions we ask that all attendees wear facial masks and maintain social distancing.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, August 19, 2020 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, August 19, 2020 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Finch Funeral Chapel - Nixon
    Address
    308 East Third Street
    Nixon, Texas
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  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, August 20, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, August 20, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
    Address
    S. Rancho Rd.
    Nixon, Texas 78140
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    The Reverend Michael Cowey
  • Interment

    Thursday, August 20, 2020 | 12:00pm
    When
    Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:00pm
    Location
    St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
    Address
    South Rancho Road, South Rancho Road, South Rancho
    Nixon, Texas 78140
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

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Posted at 04:23pm
Our condolences to you David and your Family for the loss of your beautiful wife and mother. Peggy had such a sweet and contagious smile❤️ May God be with you to console you in the days ahead. And May She Rest In Peace Amen. Sincerely Bobby & Lorraine Seidel & Family
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Judy Foerster

Posted at 09:08am
Though your heart must hold deep sadness at the loss of the one you all and everyone loved, may it also be a blessing of life you all shared and the love she shared with you all, family, friends, community, her church, library family ,will always be a part of all lives. Praying that God will comfort your heart, uplift your spirit, and carry you all through this time of sadness. My deepest Sympathy to all.
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Posted at 08:17am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time.
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Posted at 02:27am
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