ULYSSES — Olivia Mendoza, 80, died Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, at Western Prairie Senior Living in Ulysses. 

She was born Aug. 15, 1938, in San Antonio, Texas, the daughter of Manuel and Josephina (Flores) Martinez.

Olivia was a longtime resident of Ulysses. She worked in nursing at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital in Ulysses.

Olivia marred Abel Mendoza on Sept. 17, 1993, in Garden City.

She is survived by her husband, Abel; two sons, Jose Musquiz and Rudy Jacques; and two daughters, Linda J. Navarrette and Jessica Sanchez.

Olivia is preceded in death by her parents.

Vigil service and rosary was held at 7 p.m. on Sunday and Funeral Mass was held at 10 a.m. on Monday, both at Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ulysses. Interment followed at the Ulysses Cemetery. Calling times were on Saturday and Sunday.

Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.