Elva F. Mendez, 63 of Pearsall, died on January 18, 2021. She was born on October 18, 1957 in Pearsall to Santiago Frausto and Carmen Vinton-Frausto.
She is preceded in death by her parents, grandson Raymond Angel Elizondo, sisters Sylvia Martinez and San Juana Moreno, brothers Juan Frausto, Santiago Frausto and Pete Frausto, grandmother Paula Vinton, niece Cruz Treviño, nephews Alex Frausto Jr., Jimmy Frausto and Raul Frausto Jr., brother-in-law Emeterio Silguero, mother-in-law Irene Mendez and great-great nephew Isaiah Cruz Martinez.
She is survived by her husband Greg Mendez Jr., children Jesse Frausto and wife Marisa, Lori Mendez Elizondo and husband John Paul and Greg Mendez III, father-in-law Goyo Mendez Sr., grandchildren Cassie Galvan, Joshua Grout, JP Elizondo, Zeke Elizondo, Deseray Elizondo, A.J. Frausto, Tori Frausto, Jayden Frausto and David Frausto, great grandson Xayvion Ace Trevino, siblings Margarita Bustamante, Teresa Trevino, Raul Frausto Sr. and wife Guadalupe, Alex Frausto Sr. and wife Mary, Betsy Silguero, Rosa Rodriguez and husband Ernesto, Connie Rodriguez and husband Manuel, Belen Banda and husband Antonio, Roger Frausto and wife Vicki and Evon Frausto. She is also survived by her brother-in-law Betin Martinez and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers include Steven Frausto, Ricky Garcia, Tony Banda, Bobby Trevino, Gus Jimenez, Roger Rodriguez, Boy Martinez and Ernie Rodriguez Jr.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 28 at Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels from 3 to 9 p.m. with a rosary recited at 7 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, January 29 at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at the Pearsall Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Trevino Royal Oaks Funeral Chapels.