Silverio Mendoza Obituary (2023) – Yuma, AZ

Silverio Rafael Mendoza

June 20, 1928 – December 26, 2022

Silverio Rafael Mendoza, 94, passed peacefully on December 26, 2022. He was born June 20, 1928 in Sheridan, Wyoming.

Silverio retired from Southern Pacific Railroad and was a devoted and active parishioner at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. He loved music, especially the guitar, and played guitar for the church choir during Mass. He was also a faithful participant in the Spanish Cursillo.

Silverio was adored by his children and always looked forward to seeing his family. He loved life, and his infectious smile served as a beacon of love for those fortunate enough to have known him.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Juan Hernandez Mendoza and Beatriz Aguinaga; his beloved brother, Juan Aguinaga Mendoza; his loving wife Constansia Lopez, and his beloved son, Juan L Mendoza.

He is survived by his children, Silverio Mendoza, Arturo Mendoza, Jorge Mendoza, Juan H Mendoza (Maria), Alfredo Mendoza (Karen), Irene Medders, Carlos Mendoza, and Samuel Mendoza. He also leaves behind wonderful grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held at Johnson Mortuary on January 11, 2023, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm The Holy Rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm Funeral services will be held on January 12th 2023 at 11:00 am at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

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Published by Yuma Sun on Jan. 8, 2023.

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