Johnny Mendoza at the age of 72 yrs. old went to be with the Lord on January 3, 2021, surrounded by his children. He was born on January 5, 1948, in San Antonio to Bruno and Rosie Mendoza. Johnny served in the US Army and fought heroically in the Vietnam War, receiving numerous decorations and medals, including the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster. He enjoyed the life of adventure and the outdoors with hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family as some of his favorite things. He was a strong man with a good heart that never gave up on himself and his family. Johnny will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. He is preceded by his Father Bruno and Mother Rosie, his wife, Dora C. Mendoza and his brothers Bruno, Roy and Arnulfo, and daughter Beverly. He is survived by his loving children Valerie (Gabriel), Johnny Jr. (Jessica), Veronica, Jessiemarie, nine grandchildren, sister Mary and brothers Raymond, Ruben, Pete, and many other loving family members and friends.

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  1. Thank you Daddy for everything you did for us. I will definitely miss you. Love ya and until we meet again. Valerie

  2. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.

  3. Words fail to express our sorrow. We will miss him also. Peace and comfort during this difficult time. We love you. Josie E. & Bridget G

  4. To my Padrino, Thank you for always being there for my father, me and my family. You were truly what a Godfather is meant to be. You always loved me like a son and I loved you like a father. You were there for me when I lost my Dad. I am grateful to have had a strong man like you in my life. I will cherish all the moments and memories we shared. I love you always Gabriel Mendoza and Family.

  5. Well where do I start, how about saying a great uncle and the last time we talked was when my momma had her open heart surgery. He asked about my children and my life. We talked, laughed and we rememanced about the past. I love uncle and he was full of life. He gained his wings and now a Guardian Angel for many. May he rest in peace and I know his smile is much bigger in the presence of God and beautiful Aunt Dora. Until we meet again. Love you unc! Delores H

  6. Tio, You are a hero to this country and a super hero to me. I was honored to serve this country and itโ€™s because of you and others before me that made this country great! You will be truly missed. Say hello to my brother and my beautiful Tia! I salute you as you walk that beautiful walk alone side our Lord Jesus Christ! May your light shine bright as it did here with us. GOD IS GOOD!

  7. My sincere condolences to the entire family for your lost. God bless you all. ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™ Charles County & Family

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