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Paul Mendiola

Paul Mendiola

Male 1930 - 2011  (81 years)

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  • Name Paul Mendiola 
    Born 26 Jan 1930  Winnemucca, Nevada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Dec 2011  Payette, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Evergreen Cemetery, Ontario, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1128491  OBC Sustraiak
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2017 

    Father Jose Mendiola Achabal,   b. 02 Feb 1901, Bedarona, Bizkaia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1988, Payette, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Maria Beatriz Lasa,   b. 15 Aug 1903, McDermitt, Nevada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 2003, Payette, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 21 Jan 1928  Winnemucca, Nevada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7739  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family M. Smith 
    Children 
     1. P. Mendiola
     2. S.J. Mendiola
    +3. D. Mendiola
     4. P. Mendiola
     5. P. Mendiola
    +6. J. Mendiola
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F354295  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jan 1930 - Winnemucca, Nevada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Dec 2011 - Payette, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Evergreen Cemetery, Ontario, Oregon Link to Google Earth
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    Plot: 44.01913189, -116.97621507 (44° 1' 8.8748'' N, 116° 58' 34.37425'' W)

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    22_dec_2011

  • Notes 
    • Paul Mendiola 1930 - 2011 Paul Mendiola, 81, of Payette, Idaho, passed away December 20, 2011 at his home surrounded by his family. Paul was born in Winnemucca, Nevada January 26, 1930 to Joseph and Mary (Lasa) Mendiola. He attended school in Harper, Oregon and graduated in 1948. He married the love of his life, Mona Smith, in 1950. They moved to Nevada where Paul worked at the Getchel Mine. Later they moved to Harper, Oregon where Paul worked for the Union Pacific railroad repairing ttunnels. He also worked for State of Oregon highway division building bridges. In 1956, he and Mona moved to Ontario, Oregon where he began his lifelong career of farming. His passion for farming lasted 56 years and the time working alongside his wife and children instilled his tireless work ethic to them. He could repair any machinery from pickups to mammoth combines, tractors and cars as well as the little machines the kids drove around the farm. He was a man of integrity who kept prromises and honored commitments. His grandchildren were one of the greatest joys of his life and the memories created will never be forgotten by any of them. He also loved to watch all sports on TV, especially football, baseball, and golf. He wawas an avid reader and it was nearly impossible to find a book that he had not read. Paul is survived by Mona, his loving wife of 61 years, his 6 children, Dennis Mendiola(Glenda), Steve Mendiola (Kim), Paula Fritts (Steve), Pam Belisle, Patricia Perrin (Jeff), John Mendiola (Terrie) , 15 grandchildren, Tim (Debbie) Belisle, Jason Mendiola, Luke (Bradi) Fritts, Jennifer (Glenn) Deveney, Tiffany (Ben) Eaton, MariJo (Shawn) Maybon, Ty (Christina) Ingram, Cassandra (Karl) Stelljes, Juliann (Dane) Edmunson, Adam Mendiola, Jacqueline Mendiola, Michael Jacobs, Pamela (Michael) Mendiola, Amanda Perrin, and Callie Perrin; his 23 great-grandchildren, Chase Widner, Christian Mendiola, Kody Belisle, Kolton Belisle, Grace Mendiola, Bradlley Mendiola, Dejia Mendiola, Madison Fritts, Payton Fritts, Camryn Eaton, Brian Deveney, Donovon Deveney, Brooklyn Mendiola, Bianca Hendon, Jeremy Hendon, Hailey Dobson, Sierra Dobson, Addison Eaton, Kate Stelljes, Carli Stelljes, Chasen Ingram, Isabella Schlager, Lucas Edmunson, Samantha Maybon, 1 great-great grandchild, Brynlee Widner; brothers Larry Mendiola (Dottie) and George Mendiola (Carol); his sister Joan Anderson and numerous nieces and nephews, many good friends, and his fat black lab, Gage. He was preceded in death by his parents, a granddaughter, Katie Fritts, a son-in-law, Jack Walchel, and a brother-in-law, Bob Anderson. Our family would like to thank Lisa Phillips, ANP, for the wonderful care she provided, LiLinda Burdic, RN, and Barbara Curtis-Lewis for their kindness and understanding, and all the staff at Heart 'n Home Hospice for making Dad comfortable throughout his final days. The family asks that memorials be made to St. Luke's, MSTI, Heart 'n Home Hospice & Palliative Care. Funeral Services will be held Friday, December 23, 2011 at 1 pm at Lienkaemper Chapel, Ontario. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Ontario. Condolences to the family may be made at www.lienkaemper-thomason.com

      Published in Idaho Statesman on December 22, 2011