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Antonio Mendoza Jr.

November 17, 1954 — February 1, 2020

Odessa

Antonio Villa Mendoza Jr., 65 of Odessa, passed away on Saturday, February 1, 2020 in Odessa.

Visitation will be held 9am to 9pm on Thursday, February 6, 2020 with a Rosary at 7pm at Martinez Funeral Home.

Mass will be celebrated at 10am on Friday, February 7, 2020 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. A private cremation will follow. Arrangements are entrusted to Martinez Funeral Home and Crematory.

Antonio was born in Alliance, Nebraska to Antonio Sr. and Minnie Mendoza on November 17, 1954. He was a graduate of Ector High School in Odessa, Texas. Antonio always held his Catholic faith close to him and was an avid lover of car shows and low riders, but most of all he had a great love for his children and grandchildren whom he made endless memories with. Antonio was a retired Auto Collision Painter.

He is survived by his mother; Minnie Saenz, sons; Luis Mendoza, George Arciaga, daughters; Christina Mendoza, Tiffany Marrufo and Sarah Mendoza, sisters; Josie Mendoza of Odessa, Mary M. Velarde of Midland and brother; Jessie Mendoza of Midland.

Antonio is preceded in death by brother Julian Mendoza of Odessa.

Pallbearers will be Julian Garcia, Ralph Robles, Jose Gonzalez, Jeremiah Munoz, Janaya Miller, Luis Mendoza Jr., Mike Larez and Isaiah Miller.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

6:00 - 9:00 pm (Eastern time)

Martinez Funeral Home Chapel

1040 S Dixie Blvd, Odessa, TX 79761

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Visitation

Thursday, February 6, 2020

9:00am - 9:00 pm (Eastern time)

Martinez Funeral Home Chapel

1040 S Dixie Blvd, Odessa, TX 79761

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Recitation of the Rosary

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Starts at 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Martinez Funeral Home Chapel

1040 S Dixie Blvd, Odessa, TX 79761

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Funeral Mass

Friday, February 7, 2020

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

St. Anthony Catholic Church

1321 W Monahans St, Odessa, TX 79763

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Cremation

Monday, February 10, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Martinez Funeral Home Chapel

1040 S Dixie Blvd, Odessa, TX 79761

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