7/23/2013 11:48:00 AM OBITUARIES: Mauricia V. Mendoza
Special to the Times
Mauricia V. Mendoza, 73, passed away July 18, 2013 in Blythe. She was born in 1939 in Mexico. She worked as a housekeeper for local motels for a few years. She is survived by her daughters, Rosa Aguirre of Blythe, Antonia Samaniego, of San Luis, Mexico, Amelia Valenzuela of Blythe and Josefina Valenzuela of Blythe. She is preceded in death by her husband, Elias Mendoza in 1997, and also a son, Jose Luis Samaniego in 2007.
Visitation and Rosary was held July 23, 2013 from 4-8 p.m. at Frye Chapel with Mass being held on July 24, 2013 at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Palo Verde Cemetery.