Funeral services were held for Anthony “Tony” Mendoza, 103, on Thursday, July 17, at 11:00 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Burial followed in St. John Mausoleum.
Visitation was held on Wednesday, July 16, from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and again on Thursday, July 17, at 8:00 a.m. until service. A rosary was prayed in the funeral home on Wednesday at 6:00 p.m.
A native of Jeanerette, a resident of New Iberia and a former longtime resident of Jeanerette, Mr. Mendoza died on Monday, July 14, 2014, at 10:45 p.m.
He is survived by his son, Bobby Mendoza of Thibodeaux; his daughter, Marcelle Gonzalez of New Iberia and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marie Crochet Mendoza; his parents, Eugene Mendoza and Alice Landry Mendoza; his son, Ronald Mendoza; his brothers, Frank, Dell, Villarie and Luke Mendoza and his sisters, Vivian Derise and Julie Broussard.
Posted on Fri, July 18, 2014
by The Lafourche Gazette