Mendoza, Bruce A., Saginaw, Michigan

Beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather passed away Sunday, June 27, 2010. Age 69 years. Son of the late Abie and Genevieve (Shijka) Mendoza, Bruce was born May 22, 1941 in Saginaw, Michigan. He married Jane A. Reimus, his loving wife of 50 years on February 27, 1960. She survives him. Bruce was employed by General Motors for 35 years and a member of U.A.W. Local #467. He attended SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Bruce enjoyed being with his children and grandchildren. Surviving besides his wife Jane are three sons and one daughter, Bruce, Debbie, Jeff and Steve; 6 grandchildren, Matthew, Lindsay, Stephanie, Grant, Kelsi and Joshua; great-grandson, Kameron; two sisters, Barbara Nicklyn and Janet Mendoza; a sister-in-law, Theresa Mendoza; a brother-in-law, Richard Vargas; many nieces and nephews. Bruce was preceded in death by a sister, Sandra Vargas; his brother, Ronald Mendoza and a son-in-law, Richard Kelly. Funeral Liturgy will take place at 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 2, 2010 at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. John R. Johnson will officiate with burial in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty) where the family will be present on Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the family wishes.