April 27, 1948 - December 8, 2012 OKLAHOMA CITY Larry Wayne Hernandez died peacefully at his home December 8, 2012. He was born April 27, 1948 to Dan and Rena (Wiseman) Hernandez in Ponca City, Oklahoma. He graduated from Ponca City High School in 1966. Larry attended Northeastern State University in Tahlequah on football scholarship. He loved football and credited his football achievements to his high school coaches and teammates. Larry proudly served his country in the United States Navy as a Naval Corpsman. He was retired from his veterinary laboratory business where his clients were not only clients but friends.Larry is survived by his wife, Wanda; brothers, Bruce Hernandez (Karen & Ryan) and Tony Hernandez; his mother-in-law, Mom Elaine Huffman of the home; step-son, John DuShane; and The Boys, his precious pets, Dancer and Raz; and many friends and relatives.Larry was preceded in death by his parents, Dan and Rena Hernandez; his brother, Ron Hernandez; nephew, Eric Hernandez.Special thank you to Dr. Waddah Nassar, Excell Home Care & Hospice, Excell Private Care, Bill Veazey's Rehab & Home Care, and PoHi Class of '66 for all the care, prayers and support.At Larry's request there will be no funeral service. A memorial service will follow at a later date.
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Published in The Oklahoman on Dec. 12, 2012