Juan Hernandez

Juan Flores Hernandez IDALOU- Funeral services for Juan Flores Hernandez, 91, of Idalou will be on Tuesday December 18, 2012 at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church with Msgr. Jim O'Connor officiating Rosary will be on Monday, December 17, 2012 at 7 p.m. at Guajardo Funeral Chapels. Burial will follow to Idalou Cemetery under the direction of Guajardo Funeral Chapels. Mr. Hernandez passed away on December 14, 2012. He was born on July 11, 1921 to Jesus and Isabel Hernandez in Seguin, Texas. He then married Consuelo Pena on Sept. 15, 1939 in Seguin, Texas. Mrs. Hernandez has been waiting in heaven for his arrival since April 3, 2003. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Mary Sue Hernandez and grandson, Richard Hernandez. He was a past member of Sagrado Corazon and LULAC. He worked many years as a farm laborer and enjoyed the car races. Survivors include his daughters, Nita Vasquez of Lubbock, Isabel (Henry) Pe a of Idalou, and Janie (Pete) Moreno of Lubbock. Also surviving Juan Hernandez is his sister, Andrea Hernandez of Lovington, N.M. and his adorable ten grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Dec. 17, 2012