Mendoza, Andrea

Andrea Mendoza

February 5, 1941 - November 1, 2020

Andrea Mendoza of Van Alstyne, Texas passed away on November 1, 2020 at the age of 79. She was born on February 5, 1941 to Andres and Genoveva (Espinoza) Garcia in Laredo, Texas.  She married Felipe Nevi Mendoza on June 11, 1963 in Laredo, Texas.  Andrea lived in McKinney, Texas since 1969.  She worked in McKinney Independent School District in the cafeteria from 1993-1998.  Andrea worked at Holy Family in McKinney, Texas for four years.   She enjoyed dancing, listening to Tejano music, and her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Felipe Mendoza of Van Alstyne, Texas; children, Pete Mendoza of McKinney, Texas, Maria Dolores Mendoza of Laredo, Texas, Andrea Hendrix and husband, John of Celina, Texas, Felipe Mendoza, Jr. of McKinney, Texas, and Christina Rios and husband, Omar of McKinney, Texas; grandchildren, Ashley, Jeffrey, Nicholas, Alyssa, Jessica, Mercedes; great grandchildren, Trinity; brothers, Andres Garcia, Jr. and Juan Garcia both of Laredo, Texas; sister, Guadalupe Holguin of Lansing, Michigan; and numerous other loving family and friends.

Andrea was preceded in death by her parents, Andres and Genoveva Garcia.

In support of our local, state, and federal govt including CDC directives and to protect the physical health, safety and well-being of our community, only a limited number of guests will be allowed to attend the Funeral Service and visitation.

A visitation will be held at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, November 5, 2020, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home, 2525 Central Expressway North, Allen, Texas.

A funeral service will be held at 4:00 p.m., Thursday, November 5, 2020, at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home Chapel. The service will also be live streamed at on Andrea’s obituary page by clicking on the following link: After the service, the recorded live stream will be available for viewing at the same link location.

However, when the maximum number of guests are reached, those who would like to honor Andrea and show their support to her family may remain at the funeral home in your vehicle, where you can watch the live streamed service on your personal device (laptop, tablet or smartphone) or listen through a designated FM radio channel. livestream link

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Andrea & Jessica, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Maria Freeney, November 5, 2020 Our deepest condolences to your family on your loss. Juan & Aurora Hernandez, November 5, 2020 Sending love n prayers for u and ur family in this hard times. May she Rest In Peace n may God give u strength n help u heal ur pain. Much Love, Family Muñoz
Monica Muñoz , November 4, 2020