Hugo Antunez-Mendoza, 24, and his brother, Aristeo Antunez-Mendoza, 22,
both of Granger, passed away on Monday, April 16, 2007, in Prosser, due to an
Hugo was born Sept. 8, 1982, and Aristeo was born Jan. 8, 1985 in
Tlacaquipa, Guerrero, Mexico to Refugio Antunez Altamirano and Ismaela Mendoza
Ochoa. Hugo lived in Granger for the past four years and Aristeo for seven
years. Both worked as farm laborers in the Valley.
Hugo married Minerva Altamirano-Hernandez in Granger in 2002.
He is survived by his wife, Minerva; and two
children, Refugio and Adolfo, both of Granger; as well as a baby soon to be
born. Both men are also survived by their mother, Ismaela of Tlacaquipa, Mexico;
two brothers, Isaias Antunez-Mendoza and Jose
Juan Antunez-Mendoza, both of Granger; and three sisters, Leticia Ochoa of
Granger, Antonia Antunez and Liliana Antunez, both of Tlacaquipa, Mexico.
They were preceded in death by their father.
Visitation is being held today, Thursday, April 19, 2007, from 1 to 7
p.m. at Prosser Funeral Home. Funeral services and viewing for Hugo and Aristeo
will be held Friday, April 20, 2007, from 2 to 5 p.m. with services at 3 p.m.
at the Church of God Seventh Day, 120 North A Street, Toppenish. Burial will be
at Tlacaquipa Municipal Cemetery in Tlacaquipa, Mexico. Prosser Funeral Home
and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.