December 1, 1969 – September 11, 2015
Visitation will be Saturday, September 19, from 6-9 p.m. at Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley, CA.
Steven Mendoza, 45, was born December 1, 1969 in El Centro, but lived his entire life in Brawley. He attended Brawley Union High School and graduated with the Class of 88â€™. Steven was a kind, loving, and good-hearted man. His energy would draw you to him. You could not help but feel his energy and feel safe, warm and secure. Steven will always be remembered for his commanding, raspy voice, but also his love of sports. Especially the love he had for his children. AnyoneÂ who knew Steven knew what was important to him. Steven was a player/coach in one. He loved to play his sports, but also coached while on and off the field. He will be greatly missed by all.
Steven is survived by his fiance, Mona Urias of El Centro, CA, his children, Christopher Mendoza of EL Centro, CA, Cassandra and Cortni Mendoza of Brawley, CA, his stepdaughter, Kassandra Orozco of EL Centro, CA, father, John Mendoza of Brawley, CA, his mother, Carmen Mendoza of Brawley, CA, his brothers, John & Ruben Mendoza of Brawley, CA, and Andrew Mendoza of Vacaville, CA.
He is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, who were also great part of his life, along with his Compaâ€™s and friends who loved him.