Maria Elena Mendoza/Leos Mariâ€ť,
age 77, of Upland, California
passed away on
Tuesday, July 4 th , 2023.
It is with great sadness that friends and family of Mari shared that she passed away, after suffering heart failure.
She is preceded in death by parents Inez â€śTitoâ€ť and Aurora Mendoza and her son David Segura.
She is survived by her Daughter Laurie Segura (Michael Jacoby) Upland, CA, Son Joseph Segura Upland, CA, Grandchildren: Christopher, Nicole, Ryan, Brian, Cindy and Crystal. Great-Grandchildren: Jacob, Julie, Levi and Nixon. Lifelong family friend: Keith Hewitson.
Mari was a Christian Woman who was very active in her church, Jesus Alive Ministries. Pastor Larry Ulloa, had just Ordained Mari, the Sunday before her passing. She was honored to fulfill this role with confidence in her faith.
Mari was blessed with a beautiful singing voice; she loved singing for Jesus and she was frequently invited to sing at funerals. Mari was a Beautiful person inside and out. She was very generous with her time and a faithful servant of God. As a Christian, Mari walked the walk and talked the talk€ť She will be truly missed by her family, her Brethren in Christ and her many friends.
Services will be held Thursday, July 20, 2023 at 11:30AM
Jesus Alive Ministries
1501 W. 9th St.
Upland, CA 91786
Burial to follow at 2:30pm Bellevue Memorial Park
1240 W. G St.
Ontario, CA 91762