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Nelson Mendez

September 29, 1970 - February 27, 2018

Nelson Mendez, 47, passed away peacefully on February 27, 2018.  He was born September 29, 1970 in Germany, a son of the late Gladys Perez.

Nelson was a patriot and served in the US Navy for 20 years.  In his free time, he enjoyed his collections and military vehicle models.

He was a beloved father, husband, son-in-law and friend.  Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Shila Mendez; children, Christian, Madison, and Isabelle; and three sisters.

Family and friends will be received at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Road, VA Beach on Fri., March 2, 2018, from 6pm-8pm. Services will be held on Sat., March 3, 2018, 11am at the funeral home. Interment will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Share your thoughts and memories of Nelson at www.altmeyerfh.com.

In memory of Nelson, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society by clicking HERE or The Wounded Warrior Project by clicking HERE.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, March 2, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5033 Rouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462


Service Information

Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5033 Rouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462


Cemetery Information

Location:

Arlington National Cemetery

Arlington, VA


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