She was preceded in death by her husband, three brothers and a sister.
Survivors include three daughters, Mary Alice Gutierrez of San Antonio, Rachael Ghasemi of Round Rock, Yolanda Franco of Beeville; one sister, Elida Loya of Beeville; two brothers, David Mendoza of Beeville, and Paul Mendoza of Rosenberg; 8 great-grandchildren and 8 great-great grandchildren.
She was truly loved and will be greatly missed by her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Carmen enjoyed the company of her family and cooking for them. She is remembered for her laughter and the way she would brighten up a room.
A holy rosary was recited Wednesday, November 13, at 7:00 pm at Trevino Funeral Home. The Funeral mass was celebrated Thursday, November 14, at 2:30 pm at St. James Catholic Church. Interment followed at Beeville Memorial Park.
Pallbearers were Gabriel Rodriguez, Jeremiah Franco, Josh Franco, Michael Ghasemi, Christopher Johnson and Steve Hearn.
Treviño Funeral Home