Aug. 15, 1913 - Jan. 16, 2014
Maria Hernandez of Brawley passed away Thursday, January 16 at the age of 100.
She was born August 15, 1913 in Tuspan, Nayarit, Mexico and was married to Julian B. Hernandez, who preceded her in death in 2003.
Visitation is scheduled for Tuesday, January 21 at Frye Chapel and Mortuary in Brawley from 6 to 9 p.m. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.
Funeral Mass will commence at 10 a.m. Wednesday, January 22 at St. Margaret Mary Church is Brawley. She will be laid to rest at Riverview Cemetery following the service.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Barbara Rodriguez in 1955; grandson, Manuel Rodriguez in 2001 and husband, Julian B. Hernandez in 2003.
Maria is survived her sons, Julian Hernandez of Brawley, CA and David (Engracia) Hernandez of Sacramento, CA; daughters, Delia Arvizu of Brawley, CA, Consuelo Ferschweiler of San Diego, CA, Dolores (Frank) Garcia of Riverside, CA, Margarita (Tomas) Funez of Patterson, CA, Esther (Raul) Duarte of Brawley, CA, Christina (Martin) Solis of Merced, CA and Mercedes Flores of San Diego; 27 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren, 21 great-great-grandchil- dren, and 4 great-great- great-grandchildren.