As of Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Magdalena Toledo Mendoza, 85, of Prosser died on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014.
She was born July 22, 1928 in Fort Worth, Texas to Atanasio and Maria (Gutierrez) Toledo.
She married Hermilo Mendoza on Sept. 27, 1943.
She is survived by her children, Anita Mendez of Sunnyside, Jesusa Lozano and Juan Jose Mendoza, both of Grandview, Maria Viduarri, Hermilo Mendoza Jr. and Eduardo Mendoza, all of Prosser, Consuelo Ramos of Sunnyside and Mary Lou Mendoza Clark of Troutdale, Ore.: 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Atanasio and MariaToledo; and her husband, Hermilo Mendoza.
Viewing and visitation will be held Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., with recitation of the Holy Rosary at 6 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Prosser, with burial to follow at East Prosser Cemetery.
Smith Funeral Homes Ltd. in charge of arrangements.