Esperanza Hernandez

Esperanza Hernandez July 3, 1921 - February 15, 2013 Esperanza Hernandez passed away on February 15, 2013 at the age of 91. Esperanza died in Riverside of natural causes. Esperanza was born in Mexico on July 3, 1921, she was married to Filimon Alfaro in 1937 and had one son, Jose Alfaro. For the majority of her life she was an entrepreneur owning several businesses in Mexico. Upon retiring Esperanza moved to Ivanhoe to be near her son. Esperanza is survived by four grandchildren: Jose Alfaro of Santa Barbara, Juan and Irene Alfaro of Visalia, Mark and Sharon Alfaro of Rocklin, Ca and Jorge and Nancy Alfaro of Portland, OR. In addition to her grandchildren, Esperanza is survived by ten great grand-children and two great great grandchildren. Esperanza is preceded in death by her husband in 1960 and her son in 2005. Visitation will be held at Miller Memorial Chapel on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013 from 4pm until 6pm. A Rosary will be prayed on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 6pm at Miller Memorial Chapel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, February 22, 2013 at 10:00am at Holy Family Catholic Church with the interment at the Visalia Cemetery immediately following. Arrangements by Miller Memorial Chapel. Gone yet not forgotten, Although we are apart, Your spirit lives within us, Forever in our hearts.

Funeral Home

Miller Memorial Chapel
1120 West Goshen Ave Visalia, CA 93291
(559) 732-8371

Published in Visalia Times-Delta and Tulare Adv-Register on Feb. 21, 2013