Mary Cristina Mendez
July 21, 1971 – July 11, 2019
Mary Cristina Mendez, 47, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019 in Temple, Texas. There will be a visitation from 5:00-8:00 p.m., with rosary at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at Cole Funeral Home in McGregor.
Mary was born on July 21, 1971 to Julio, Sr. and Aurora Rubi (Chavez) Mendez in West, Texas. She resided in Temple at the time of her death. Mary grew up in McGregor, attended McGregor High School, and was a member of St. Eugene Catholic Church. Mary enjoyed crafting, driving, LOL, and pranking people for fun. She was a handy woman and liked to help people fix things, even if she didn’t know how. There was never a dull moment in life with Mary.
Mary was preceded in death by her mother, Aurora Mendez.
Survivors include her daughters, Elizabeth Carbajal, Angelica Mendez; sons, Jorge Mendez and wife, Alexis Zermeno; Alberto “Lucky” Mendez, Brandon Mendez; grandchildren, Katalyna Mendez, Kennedy King, Jorge Mendez, Jasileen Mendez; father, Julio Mendez, Sr.; brothers, Alberto Mendez, Julio Mendez, Jr. and wife, Andrea Dake-Mendez, Gerardo “G” Mendez, Alejandro Torres; nieces, Jessica Mendez, Vanessa Mendez, Clarise Mendez, Karmela Mendez, Azalea Mendez, Corleonsi Dembinski; nephews, Abel Joel Mendez, Miguel Hightower, Adrian Monrial, Lorenzo Fuentes, and Damien Padilla.
- Visitation Tuesday, July 16, 2019
- Rosary Tuesday, July 16, 2019