Agustin Rocha Mendoza

August 28, 1942 ~ October 3, 2020 (age 78)


Taft – Agustin Rocha Mendoza passed away peacefully on October 3, 2020. He was 78.

Agustin was born on August 28, 1942 in Asherton, Texas to Valentin and Tomasa (Rocha) Mendoza. He was formerly a skilled Steel Worker. Agustin retired from Taft ISD after 25 years of working in maintenance and as a bus driver. He was a lifelong resident of Taft. Agustin was a Veteran of the US Army. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who will be missed by all who knew him.

Preceding in death are his parents: Valentin and Tomasa Mendoza.

Survivors include his wife: Juanita H. Mendoza; sons: Agustin Mendoza, Jr.of Houston, Texas; Gilberto Mendoza of Taft, Texas; Sammy Mendoza of Skidmore, Texas; Joel Mendoza of Mathis, Texas; daughters: Teresa Rodriguez of Sandia, Texas; Graciela Jasso of Gregory, Texas; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brothers: Juan Mendoza Sr. (Alicia), Cirildo Mendoza (Gloria), Rolando Mendoza (Linda) and Felipe Mendoza, all from Taft, Texas; sister: Marianna Ortiz of Pleasanton, Texas; and many extended family members and friends.

Visitation will be held Monday, October 12, 2020, 3:00 PM at the  Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel, Sinton. A Prayer Service will be held the same evening, 6:00 PM at the Funeral Home. A Graveside Service will be held Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 10:30AM in Palms Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Taft.

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Arrangements and care entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.

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October 12, 2020

3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel
606 S San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

Prayer Service
October 12, 2020

6:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home Chapel
606 S San Patricio
Sinton, TX 78387

Graveside Service
October 13, 2020

10:30 AM
Palms Memorial Gardens Cemetery
4335 Midway Road
Portland, TX 78374

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