Carl M. Mendez

December 23, 1951November 25, 2020

Carl M. Mendez, age 68, passed away on November 25, 2020 at North Kansas City Hospital due to complications of Covid 19. He was born on December 23, 1951 in Kansas City, MO to Gonzalo and Maria Mendez. He is survived by his significant other of 19 yrs., Rita Calderon Mendez; brothers, Gonzalo and Alex Mendez; sisters, Teresa Quick and Amalia Mendez; his only son, Armando Mendez; daughters, Nicole Angel and Renee Hernandez; a granddaughter that he considered as his daughter, Kristen Tinoco. He had an abundance of grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gonzalo and Maria Mendez and his granddaughter Angel Mendez. Carl worked for the Social Security Administration for 25 years. He also had various jobs after he retired. He loved watching his kids and grandkids participate in sports. He use to coach his kids Soccer Teams. He enjoyed classic horror movies, westerns and listening to the oldies. He will be missed dearly by his family and friends. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 7023 W. 71st. Street, Overland Park, Kansas 66204. Memorial Services will be held at a later date.


  • Visitaion

    Saturday, January 16, 2021

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Saturday, January 16, 2021


Carl M. Mendez

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wanda craig

December 25, 2020

I was so very sorry to hear about Carl, I worked with him at SSA from the early 80's until he retired, such a nice person. My sincerest condolences to the family.

Rita and Manuel Hernandez

December 12, 2020

Our condolences to you and the family during this difficult time. It’s never easy when a parent passes away, but knowing they are with you in spirit.

Marilyn Scott

December 11, 2020

My prayers go out to the Mendez family.
We at Social Security were a family.
May Carl rest in peace and may your memories carry you through this difficult time.

Lloyd Fields

December 8, 2020

Carl was a great individual and a joy to work with. The Lord's blessings to his family and friends.

Mary Castaneda

December 6, 2020

So sorry for your loss Molly. Condolences going out to your family and Carl's children. Mary Lou & Burt Castaneda

Jennifer McDowell

December 3, 2020

My prayers and many blessings go to the family of Carl Mendez. He was a pleasure to work with and a true gentlemen to all he knew. A person of that genuine nature will be sorely missed and often thought of. Please take care.

Mary and Tom Garcia

November 29, 2020

Teresa, Molly and Family

So sorry for the loss of your brother Carl.
Prayers are with you during this time.