Mendez, Audelia A.
Audelia Argumedo Mendez, 89 of Saginaw our loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, and aunt went Home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at Covenant Healthcare Cooper in Saginaw. Audelia was born to beloved parents Guillermo and Petra Argumedo on July 27, 1931 in Robstown, Texas. She married Joe G. Mendez on December 24, 1949 and was married for 66 years. He pre-deceased her on December 15, 2015. Audelia was known for her beautiful flower gardens and traditional Mexican cooking. She read her bible daily as an example of her strong faith in the lord. Her gentle, honest, and compassionate nature will live on in the hearts of her family and friends for generations to come.
She is survived by her daughters; Josephine A. (Oscar) Mendoza of Freeland, Mary Medel of Bridgeport, Lucy (William) Gonzales of Saginaw, Augustina (Manuel) Dela Garza of Saginaw, Cecilia (Frank) O’Bard of Detroit, and her daughter-in-law Renee Mendez, Twelve grandchildren, and 18 great-grandchildren; siblings, Almicar (Debbie), Jamie, David (Lydia), Angel Ricardo Argumedo and Amelia Lopez.
Preceded in death by siblings, Alicia, Guillermo Jr., Gilberto, Alfonso, Benjamin, and Francisco Argumedo, and Amparo Garza, her loving son Joe Victor Mendez, and her son-in-law, Dennis Medel.
The family would like to thank the nurses and doctors at Covenant who made sure mom was comfortable and not in any pain these past few days.
Funeral Service will take place 11:00 a.m. Monday December 7, 2020 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Saginaw. Interment will follow at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit with the family at the church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of Service.
Face Mask must be worn, and social distancing will be mandated.
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