Rev. Pedro S. Mendoza, Sr.

Date of Birth: May 13, 1938  |   Date of Death: July 9, 2017   |   Service Date: 7:00 P.M., Thursday, July 13, 3017. 

Mendoza Photo001Rev. Pedro S. Mendoza, Sr. of San Marcos, TX, devoted husband, father, brother, grand-and great-grandfather departed this life on Sunday, July 9, 2017 to be with his Lord and Savior, at the age of 79.  He was born to Abello Mendoza and Lydia (Sanchez) Mendoza Ortiz  in Edinburg, TX on May 13, 1938.

Rev. Mendoza served his country in the USMC and received an honorable discharge.  He also devoted 45 years of his life serving the Lord as a Pentecostal Pastor.

He will be missed by all who were fortunate enough to have known this man of God, who led his life by example and whose church was open to anyone who wanted to hear the Word of God.  To know Rev. Mendoza was to love him.

His beloved wife, Susie Alvarado Mendoza (2006) preceded him in death.

He is survived by three sons, Pablo Rios (Esabel)of San Marcos, Danny Mendoza (Elizabeth) of Jarrell, and Pedro Mendoza, Jr. (Rebecca) of San Marcos; four daughters, Elia Marmolejo (Pedro) of San Marcos, Sylvia Smith of San Marcos, Rosabella Mendoza (Ricardo Garza) of San Marcos, and Cynthia Kilstrom (Matt) of Buda; brother, Alfredo Ortiz (Connie); two sisters, Lorenza Miranda and Lucy Zamora all of San Marcos; 18 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.

Family will receive friends at Pennington Funeral Home, beginning at 3:00 P.M., on Thursday, July 13, 2017 and a  Celebration of Rev. Mendoza’s Life will follow at 7:00 P.M., in the Pennington Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Sam Montoya officiating.

In lieu of flowers, family requests contributions in Rev. Mendoza’s memory  be made to the El Shaddai Pentecostal Church, 5025 FM 1978, San Marcos, TX 78666.

Arrangements by Pennington Funeral Home, 323 North Comanche Street, San Marcos, TX 78666, 512-353-4311. www.penningtonfuneralhome.com

 

 







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