Amelia M. Duron

April 18, 1923December 27, 2018

Amelia M. Duron, 95, passed away December 27, 2018 peacefully at her daughter’s home in Houston, Texas after a courageous short battle with cancer. She was born on April 18, 1923 in Mexico.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Jose I. Duron; her father, Delfino Mendoza and mother, Francisca Soto. Our mother put herself through school and graduated with honors in nursing and education.

She moved to the states in 1956, and it was then she met our dad, Jose I. Duron and the following year our mother, Amelia Mendoza Soto married my dad, Jose I. Duron on Nov 30, 1957 in Chicago Illinois.

They moved to Milwaukee Wisconsin and were blessed with two daughters, Blanca (Sam) Duron Rodriguez and Sandra (Abel) Duron Rosas; and one granddaughter, Anexa Samantha Rodriguez, and one great-grandson, King Rodriguez.

A Visitation will be held on Friday, January 4, 2019 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Memory Gardens Funeral Home with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 pm that same evening.

A Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Memory Gardens Chapel with Interment to follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.


  • Blanca (Sam) Duron Rodriguez, Daughter
  • Sandra (Abel) Duron Rosas, Daughter
  • Anexa Samantha Rodriguez, Granddaughter
  • King Rodriguez, Great Grandson
  • Jose I. Duron, Husband
  • Delfino Mendoza, Father
  • Francisca Soto, Mother


  • Visitation Friday, January 4, 2019
  • Holy Rosary Friday, January 4, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 5, 2019
  • Interment Saturday, January 5, 2019

Amelia M. Duron

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