Juanita O’Dell Hernandez, age 84, of Mathis, Texas passed away Wednesday August 12, 2020 surrounded by her loving family at her residence.
Mrs. Hernandez was born March 28, 1936 in Pleasanton, Texas and raised in Pleasanton and moved to Mathis in 1953. Mrs. Hernandez was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church and Cursillistas and was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband Sirilo G. Hernandez; daughter Idalia Hernandez, son Ricardo Hernandez.
Survivors include daughters, Rose Mary (Esteban) Gutierrez of Houston, Texas, Idalia (Louis) Hinojosa of Mathis, Texas, Hermalinda (Jose) Montoya of Pearland, Texas, Sylvia (David) Hernandez of Austin, Texas, Consuelo (Martin) Ibarra of Alvin, Texas, Esperanza Rosales of Georgetown, Texas; sons, Raymond (Estella) Hernandez of Mathis, Texas, Gilberto (Elva) Hernandez of Beeville, Texas, Rudy (Rosalinda) Hernandez of Portland, Texas, Rosario Hernandez of Mathis, Texas; 36 grandchildren, forty one great grand children and four great-great grandchildren.
Rosary will be recited on Friday, August 14, 2020 at 7:00pm at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Mathis, Texas. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at 10:00am with Father Rev. Peter Thenan officiating. Burial will follow at Descanso Eterno # 2
Pallbearers will be Joseph Hernandez, Guadalupe Ramirez III, Devin Wayde Cortez, Gilbert Sirilo Hernandez, Emilio Gutierrez and Isaac Guevara.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Matthew Montoya, Julius Hernandez, Eddie Gutierrez, Oscar Lee Hernandez, Oscar Lee Flores and Rosario Hernandez.
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