Hugh Mendez Memorial set for this Saturday, April 13 at 11:00am

Hugh Mendez Memorial set for this Saturday, April 13 at 11:00am

WHITTIER, Calif. – Hugh Mendez who passed away recently will be having his memorial service this Saturday, April 13th at 11:00am at Pasadena City Hall.

This service will be a celebration of life for Coach Hugh Mendez and the 17 years he dedicated to Whittier College (1970-1987).  During his tenure at the College he participated on campus as an instructor of Black History, a coach for football and baseball, and served as the Assistant Athletic Director under Dave Jacobs.  Through all of his work with the college, he had a profound influence on many Poet athletes and will be missed by members of the Poet family, near and far. 

For more details on his Celebration of Life, contact Frank Mendoza ’80 at (562) 822-4945.  Pasadena City Hall is also located at 100 North Garfield Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101.