Christina Maria Mendoza, 26 of Hillsboro, went to be with our Lord on Monday, Nov. 18,2019.
She was born in Lebanon, on April 20, 1993 to Jesus Mendoza Jr. and Adoracion De La Rosa, they survive.
She's a 2012 graduate from Fountain Central HS and attended International Business College for tourism and hospitality. She recently landed her dream job at Comfort Inn of Crawfordsville. She was married on Oct. 22, 2016 to Osvaldo Rodriguez, he survives. Mrs. Mendoza was full of life and cherished her family and friends, but her greatest love and achievement was her three beautiful children. She was a hard-working mom. She loved music (especially Taylor Swift and Luke Bryan), singing, dancing, and watching Disney movies. She was so proud to be a first-time aunt to James July 2019 and another one in May 2020. She always brought a smile to everyone's face and brightened every room she entered.
Survivors in addition to her parents and husband include her daughter Sofia (5), two sons Julian (3) and Eli (2); brother Jesus Mendoza III of Hillsboro; sisters Anna (Cory and James) Mendoza of Veedersburg and Isabel (Dylan) Mendoza of Hillsboro; maternal grandmother Gabriela De La Rosa of Frankfort; paternal grandparents Minerva and Jesus Mendoza Sr. of Hillsboro; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
She was preceded in death by maternal grandfather Ruben De La Rosa; and cousins Maddison De La Rosa and Carlos J. Mendoza.
Pall Bearers will be: brother-Jesus Mendoza III, uncle- Cris De La Rosa, cousins- Nune Perez, Caleb De La Rosa, Oscar Garcia, and Juan Mendoza, brothers-in-law- Cory Hughes and Dylan Ogle.
Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 at Hunt & Son Funeral Home with Father Richard Weisenberger officiating. Family and friends may pay their respects from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.huntandson.com