Amanda Irene G. Fernandez, born February 8th, 1987, went to be with our Lord on May 10, 2014 at the tender age of 27. She is loved and will be greatly remembered by her beloved husband Celso Fernandez; children Analisa Irene and Celina Paloma; parents George and Irene Garcia, in-laws Milton and Mel Hobdy, siblings Amy-Marie Schulze, Marcus Schulze, Sarah Bobbi Garcia, George Garcia II, David Anthony Garcia and Selah Rae Garcia. A loving military wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend, Amanda will be truly missed by all her family and friends. A recent graduate of Texas A&M - San Antonio with a degree in Education, Amanda was excited about pursuing her dream of becoming a teacher. Closest to her heart was her daughters and the desire to live each day to the fullest and pay it forward. Throughout her life she maintained a sweet and simple demeanor that won the trust and hearts of many, who even now are being changed by her constant nurturing love and faith. Her signature smile will never be forgotten.
Visitation will be held Monday, May 19, 2014 from 5:00 PM-9:00 PM with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 PM at the Castle Ridge Mortuary located at 8008 W Military Dr, San Antonio, TX 78227. On Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 9:00AM a mass will be held at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 9883 Marbach Rd, San Antonio, TX 78245. Funeral services will follow at Fort Sam National Cemetery.
Castle Ridge Mortuary
8008 Military Dr. W
San Antonio, TX 78227
Published in Express-News on May 16, 2014