Conchita V. Mendoza

AUGUST 27, 1932 – NOVEMBER 1, 2020

Our beloved mother, Conchita V. Mendoza, passed away on November 1, 2020, at the age of 88 years old. She was born on August 27, 1932, in Casa Piedra, Texas to her loving parents, Conrado and Concha Vasquez. She graduated from Marfa High School and then attended Texas Women’s University, where she obtained her bachelor’s degree. On June 16, 1955, she married the love of her life, Ernesto C. Mendoza. They moved to El Paso to start their teaching careers and a family. She was a devout Catholic and a beautiful, kind and loving person. She would say, “Every day is a blessing.” She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernesto C. Mendoza. Survivors include four daughters: Cynthia A. Esquivel of Marfa; Sandra M. Pacheco, Melissa Betancourt and Adrienne M. (Edmund) Hirales, all of El Paso; eight grandchildren: Cristina Moomau, Celina Esquivel, Dominic Betancourt, Lauren Betancourt, Conrad L. Martin, Edmund P. Hirales Jr., Michelle A. Hirales and Diego E. Pacheco; six great-grandchildren: Jared J. Smith, Easton Paul Moomau, Juliet Ahumada, Gianna Pacheco, Cameron L. Martin and Caroline L. Martin. She is also survived by her brother, Armando F. Vasquez of Marfa, Texas.