Herminia "Minnie" Espinoza Mejia

Herminia Espinoza Mejia, affectionately known as "Minnie", passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, November 1, 2013 at the age of 86. Herminia was born on February 20, 1927 in New Braunfels to Pedro Espinoza and Maria Dolores Jimenez Espinoza. "Minnie" was a long-time employee for New Braunfels High School, retiring in 1995 after 12-years of dedicated service. Survivors include her sons, Hector Mejia and fiance, Cindy, Richard Mejia and wife, Julie and David Mejia and wife, Neva; daughter, Sylvia Mejia Mizell and husband, Scott; grandchildren, Hector Hernandez, Kenny Mejia and Carolyn Smith; great-grandchildren, Aiden Hernandez, Angel Lynn Mejia, Aaliyah Rodriguez and Jesse Mejia; sister, Carmen Espinoza; brother, Julio Espinoza and wife, Connie, and sister-in-law, Virginia Medina Espinoza. Visitation will be held from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM with a celebration of life service scheduled for 7:00 PM on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at the Lux Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will resume at 9:45 AM on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, followed by the Funeral Mass at 10:00 AM with The Rev. Camillo Botello, Jr., MSF-celebrant. Interment will follow at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery. Please note: there will not be a procession from the funeral home to the church on Wednesday morning. All wishing to attend the Funeral Mass are asked to meet at the church at 9:45 AM on Wednesday morning.

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  1. My love and prayers are with all the family. I love you all and am on call for you 24/7. Minnie will be missed by us all. She wss a very special lady. I never once heard her complain about anything. If asked she would always say”im all right”. The state of Texas wont be the same without her. But heaven has gaind an angel.

  2. So sorry to hear she is gone. She was a great lady and patient with us which was a feat in itself. Great memories of her and my thoughts and prayers go out to the family.

  3. So sorry to hear, about her passing. My dad always talked about his Tia Minnie! I think she was his favorite! I loved to watch her because she looked so much like my grandmother Prudencia. Prayers for the family.

  4. So sorry to hear, about her passing. My dad always talked about his Tia Minnie! I think she was his favorite! I loved to watch her because she looked so much like my grandmother Prudencia. Prayers for the family.

  5. Sylvia sorry for your loss of your dear mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time of sorrow. Ray and Rena Formanek

  6. My heart goes out to you during this sad and difficult time. I still remember the last time I saw her, she was so full of spirit and wanted to continue to party on. She will definitely be missed.

  7. Offering my condolences to all of Minnies’ family. Take comfort in knowing she loved you’al and still does. She is a good woman and will be missed a lot! Ms. Reatha M. Gooden & family

  8. On behalf of Mr. Antonio Espinoza SR. And wife Victoria Espinoza and family, Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the whole family during this difficult time.

  9. Richard and Family, We were saddened to hear of your loss.Please know how very sorry we are. May God’s love make your grief bearable. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  10. Our deepest sympathy and condolences to the family for their loss of our cousin Minnie. May she rest in peace and may the peace of the Lord be with her children and especially to our dear cousin Carmen Espinoza. God bless you! Renee and Manuel Ledesma

  11. Please accept our most sincere sympathy for the loss of your mother “Minnie” Mejia. It is with big heartfelt we express our sorrow for your loss. We will keep her in our prayers and the family. May our Father, God keep this family blessed to have had her in your lifes. Minnie was a special person, as well as a great aunt. Blessing to you all. The Joe L. Espinoza Family. Joe, Helen, Adrian, Stephanie & Joanne. God Bless You ALL!

  12. We pray that you will have perpetual rest and happines. I have fond memories of visiting your famly home with my parents when I was young, and you were a big part of that family.

  13. Daniel and I were so sorry of Minnie’s passing. She was a good person to all. Peace be with you and your family. Our prayers are with you. Daniel and Pimenia Gutierrez

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