MISSION – Damaso Mendoza, 53, passed away on January 24, 2016. Damaso was larger than life. He was a truck driver that loved to sing, his favorite song being “La Puerta Negra.” He was such a loving and fun person to be around. He will be greatly missed by all his friends and his family whom he loved dearly. He was preceded in death by his dad Santos Mendoza and brother Santos Mendoza Jr. He is survived by his wife, Lucila Mendoza, two sons; Daniel Mendoza, Damaso Mendoza Jr., four grandchildren (and one on the way), his mother, Guadalupe Mendoza, 5 brothers and 3 sisters. Visitation will be held from 2pm-9pm with 7pm rosary on January 28, 2016 at Ric Brown Family Funeral Home in Mission. Funeral service will be held at 10am on January 29, 2016 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission. Burial will follow at Garden of Angels Cemetery in Abram. Services are under the direction of Ric Brown Family Funeral Home of Mission.