Raul S. Mendoza, Sr., (Dad/Lolo) passed from this life into eternal life on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at the age of 63.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, January 23, 2021 at Templo Getsemani in Floydada.
Interment followed at the Mi Tierra Cemetery in Floydada.
Visitation was held Friday, January 22, 2021 at Templo Getsemani in Floydada.
Arrangements were under the personal care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home of Floydada.
Raul was born on July 29, 1957 to Gabriel H.and Jesusa S. Mendoza in Floydada.
Raul met his wife, Diana Hernandez, in 1972. They married two years later on December 12, 1974 and were married for 46 years.
He had 13 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.
Raul was a force of nature, determined to provide for his family and give them the life he felt they deserved. His family meant more to him than anything else in the world.
Anyone who knew Raul knew that he was the most loving father and grandfather anyone could ask for. If he could have all his grandchildren live with him, he would be the richest person on earth.
His hobbies included spending time with his roosters and playing cards with friends.
Raul is survived by his wife, Diana; two daughters, Sarah married to Marco Antonio de la Fuente and Sonya married to Johnny Flores; two sons,
Raul Mendoza, Jr. and Gabriel H. Mendoza; brother, Paulo and Anita Mendoza; and two sisters, Lydia Garza and Elisa and Tomas Barrientos, all from Floydada.
Online condolences may be made at www.moore-rose.com.