ULYSSES – Adolfo Ruiz Mendoza, 35, died Monday, May 10, 2010, in Ulysses.
He was born Sept. 27, 1974, to Ramon and Martina (Ruiz) Mendoza in Chihuahua, Mexico.
He married Cynthia Rodriguez Feb. 27, 1997, in Ulysses. She survives.
We worked for Joe and Sons Trucking in Ulysses.
He was a member of Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ulysses.
He is also survived by his father, Ramon Mendoza, Chihuahua, Mexico; four sons, Xavier Rodriguez, Ulysses, Ejon Mondoza, Ulysses, Adolfo Mendoza Jr., Ulysses and Eli Mendoza, Ulysses; two daughters, Alexis Mendoza, Ulysses and Edith Paez, Chihuahua; one brother Eligio Mendoza, Ulysses; one sister, Maribel Rodriguez, Gruver, Texas; and other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother; and one brother, Eduardo Mendoza.
o Vigil services will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ulysses.
Funeral mass will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ulysses.
Burial will follow at Ulysses Cemetery.
Friends may call until 8 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the family and may be mailed to Grant County Funeral Home, 218 S. Main, Ulysses, KS 67880.