March 16th, 2017 under Obituaries
Apolinar “Polly” Mendias Delgadillo, 90, passed away on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 in her Seligman, Arizona home.
She was born in Marfa on March 14 1926 to Apolonio Mendias and Ester Borunda. She was the fifth of seven children. She was married to Joe V. Delgadillo of Seligman. They would have been married for 70 years this year.
Polly was a very active woman in her community. She and her husband were owners of several businesses in the Seligman area.
Survivors include her husband, Joe Delgadillo; a son, Joe Ernest Delgadillo and daughter in-law Patty of Boise, Idaho; a daughter, Anne Marie Gorman and son-in-law Rick of Seattle, Washington; four grandchildren, Jason, Melissa, Joseph, Vanessa, five great- grandchildren, Colby, Ava, Ila, Lilia and Campbell; a sister, Estefana M. Spitzer of Stanton and formerly of Marfa; a brother, Benjamin Mendias of Big Spring and formerly of Marfa; also several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Domingo and Ofelia Mendias of Van Horn, Enrique “Henry” and Margaret Mendias of San Antonio, sisters Mary Alice and Manuel Torres of Alpine, and Josephine and Ruben Rodriguez of Odessa.
Funeral services will be Saturday, March 18 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Seligman with the Rev. Fr. Kilian officiating.
A special thank you is extended to the Home Hospice nursing staff for their kindness and attention in caring for Polly.
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