MISSION – Abelardo “Dancing Bear” Mendoza Jr., 35, passed away on June 19, 2015 in Vincennes, IN.
He is survived by his mother, Maria M. Mendoza; his children, Sarah Lee Mendoza, Valerie Mendoza, Abel Mendoza Jr., and Jonathan Lorenzo Mendoza; and his siblings; Delia Mendoza and Diana Mejia.
He was preceded in death by his father, Abelardo Mendoza Sr.
Visitation will be held from 1 p.m.-9 p.m. with a 7 p.m. rosary, Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Burial will follow at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Abram.