Francisco Mendez, 86, died on February 18, 2022. He was born on December 3, 1935 to Andres and Jovita Mendez.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his sons Rolando Mendez and Rodrigo Mendez.
Mendez is survived by his wife Jesusita Mendez, children Maria Raquel Valderrama, Rosario Mendez, Rosalda Rubio, Ricardo Mendez, Raul Mendez, Reynaldo Mendez, Ruby Rodriguez, Benjamin Carlos Mendez and Abel Vidal Rodriguez, siblings Josefa Garza, Andres Mendez III, Oscar Mendez, Aurelio Mendez and Sylvia Castro. He is also survived by numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Private services were held at the request of the family.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Peters Funeral Home, Cotulla.