Mendoza, Paula (Rexach), 80, wife of the late, Felipe (2011), passed on August 13, 2017. Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico., Mrs. Mendoza resided in Franklin for two months and had been a self-employed seamstress. She is survived by three sons, David Ayala of CA, Joseph Ayala of NY State, and Arcadio Aquino of NYC, one daughter, Elizabeth Ayala of Franklin, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral Service, Thursday, 8 PM at Richards Funeral Home, Inc., 4 Newark-Pompton Turnpike, Riverdale. Visitation Thursday 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Disposition Private.