Mondragon, Jose “Adan”

Jose “Adan” Mondragon, 62, of Clovis, died Friday, Dec. 9, 2005, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock.

He was born March 29, 1943, in Clovis to Conrado and Juanita Cordova Mondragon. He married Lucy Baca on Oct. 20, 1972, in Clovis. He was a foreman at Clovis Steam Laundry. He was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church and sang in the choir.

Family members said he loved being with his children and grandchildren, working with his friends in the garage and playing guitar music.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife, Lucy Mondragon of Clovis; sons, Mark Anthony Baca of Clovis, Patrick Mondragon of Cannon Air Force Base and James Baca (and his wife, Cynthia) of Amarillo; daughter, Michelle Luna (Jose) of Clovis; brothers, Salomon Mondragon of Clovis, Joe “J.O.” Mondragon (Mae) of Clovis, Eloy Mondragon (Eva) of Pastura and Evaristo Mondragon (Patty) of Ontario, Calif.; sisters, Cleo Griego (Christian) of Clovis, Anna Marie Chavez of Clovis, Odie Perez (Frank) of Amarillo, Texas and Leticia Pettay (Neil) of Sachse, Texas; 13 grandchildren, Sergio, Elias and Neko Luna, Catherine Mares, Javon Baca, Sabastian Mondragon, Matthew, Michael and Megan Baca, Veronica and Krystal Loera and Erica and Amanda Luna; two great-grandchildren, Candee and Haylee Espinoza; and a special aunt, Clara Tapia.

Father Sotero Sena is officiating.

Pallbearers are Arthur Sisneros, Phillip Ulibarri, E.J. Rodriguez, Steve Mondragon, Nick Gonzales and Chris (Chosto) Arguello.

Honorary pallbearers are past and present members of the band and members of Our Lady of Guadalupe choir.

Arrangements are by Muffley Funeral Home of Clovis.