June 9, 2013
Richard Mendez, 80, of Honolulu, an Air Force senior master sergeant supply specialist and retiree, died in Ho-nolulu. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by sons Wayne and Richard Miles; daughters Brenda Moniz, Dora Mendez, Cynthia Smith, Lisa Perez and Michelle Brueggemann; brothers Rudy and Raymond Mendez; sister Helen Rodriguez; 20 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation: 11 a.m. Monday at Hawaiian Memorial Park Mortuary. Services at noon. Burial: 2 p.m. at Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe. Online condolences: hawaiianmemorialparkmortuary.com.