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Bettye Mendonca

March 7, 1932 - May 26, 2014
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Bettye L. Mendonca March 7, 1932 - May 26, 2014 Bettye Mendonca, 82, of Chino, Ca, died May 26, 2014 in Ontario, Ca with her family by her side. She was born in the state of Arkansas and had lived and attended grade school and High School in Tulare, Ca. She moved to Southern California in 1962 where she remained with her surviving family: husband John Mendonca, son Stephen Ichinaga of Lakebay Washington, daughter Susan Fanning (Ichinaga) (Jim), of Rancho Cucamonga, Gary Mendonca of Chino, Greg Mendonca (Mary Ann) of Victorville, and Michael Mendonca (Kristy) of La Habra Heights. Grandchildren, Jeff Fanning, Kim Fanning (Shiles),...
Bettye L. Mendonca

March 7, 1932 - May 26, 2014

Bettye Mendonca, 82, of Chino, Ca, died May 26, 2014 in Ontario, Ca with her family by her side. She was born in the state of Arkansas and had lived and attended grade school and High School in Tulare, Ca.

She moved to Southern California in 1962 where she remained with her surviving family: husband John Mendonca, son Stephen Ichinaga of Lakebay Washington, daughter Susan Fanning (Ichinaga) (Jim), of Rancho Cucamonga, Gary Mendonca of Chino, Greg Mendonca (Mary Ann) of Victorville, and Michael Mendonca (Kristy) of La Habra Heights. Grandchildren, Jeff Fanning, Kim Fanning (Shiles), April Ichinaga, John Mendonca, Kellie Mendonca, Mitchell Mendonca, and Megan Mendonca. Great-grandchildren, Samantha Butler, Adam Fanning, Caitlin Fanning, Jesse Fanning, and Tyler Fanning. She was preceded in death by her father Archie B Rice, mother, Trusty A Rice, and brother Archie B Rice Jr.

Bettye was a proud and loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother who loved having all her kids and grandkids together for family occasions and holidays. She loved to host dinners and cook for as many people who wanted to come and eat her special dishes, potato salad was her specialty. She loved to read and sew, crochet and raise lots of Beefsteak Tomatoes in her garden. She had a green thumb and could grow anything outside.

A memorial service will be held at Draper Mortuary Chapel in Ontario, 11 a.m., June 7, 2014. Interment will be private at Bellevue Memorial Park in Ontario, CA.

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"Mother, this is your son Gary i know that you are in heaven and in no more pain and your body has been made new again. I can't wait to see your face again..." Gary Mendonca (chino, CA)

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