ELOY — Juan “Sunny” Mendoza Jr., 13, of Eloy died on June 29, 2011, at Casa Grande Regional Medical Center.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at J. Warren Funeral Services, Cole & Maud The Gardens Chapel in Casa Grande, with the service at 6:30 p.m. Pastor Eliu Ibarra will officiate.
Sunny was born on June 10, 1998, in Phoenix. He was a student, loved his family and loved being hugged. He enjoyed riding in his wheelchair around Eloy and his school. He also enjoyed listening to music, especially Creedence Clearwater Revival, and toys that lit up and made sounds.
He is survived by his father, Juan Mendoza Sr. of Eloy. He was preceded in death by his mother, Cora L. Mendoza.