Albert was born on Jan. 8, 1957, to Jose E. and Mary Elena (Garcia) Mondragon in Clovis. He was raised in Clovis and graduated from Clovis High School in 1976. He married Bobbie Vasquez on Feb. 6, 1976, in Clovis. Albert worked for BNSF Railroad for 25 years. He was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church in Roswell.
Albert is survived by his wife, Bobbie Mondragon of the home; one daughter: Elisha Mondragon of the home; one son: Albert John Mondragon of the home; seven grandchildren: Joe Eddie, Raquel, Tessa Marie, Joseph, Angelina, Albert Jr. and Andrea; one great-granddaughter: Annaliah; three sisters: Melea Cordova of Albuquerque, Lucy Hermosillo of Clovis and Lucia Ramirez of Artesia; five brothers: Joe Mondragon of Clovis, Steve Mondragon of Farwell, Texas, Philip Mondragon of Clovis, Raymond Mondragon of Clovis and Gabriel Mondragon of Clovis.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers: Jose Eddie and Jimmy and one grandson: Michael Anthony.
A rosary will be recited at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at Steed-Todd Funeral Home Chapel in Clovis. Funeral services will follow at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at Steed-Todd Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Daniel Chavez officiating. Burial will follow at Lawn Haven Memorial Gardens in Clovis. Pallbearers are Raymond Mondragon, Philip Mondragon, Gabriel Mondragon, Joe Vasquez Jr. Serrano and Joe Eddie Mondragon.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Steed-Todd Funeral Home and Crematory, 800 E. Manana Blvd., Clovis, NM, 575-763-5541. You may also sign the online guest registry at steedtodd.com.