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With love for our mother, grandmother and great-grandmother
OBITUARY

Maria T. Hernandez

29 October, 19286 January, 2021
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Maria Teresa Hernandez, 92, died January 6, 2021, in Austin, Texas. Born October 29, 1928, Maria grew up in Cardenas, Mexico where she was a local beauty queen and met her husband, Dr. Antonio Hernandez. They were married on October 15, 1949 in San Luis Potosi, Mexico.

In addition to being a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, Maria was known to be the life of the party and matriarch and heartbeat of her large family. A beauty queen until the end, she was renowned for her signature jet black hair, red lipstick and perfectly manicured nails as well as enjoying wearing crowns and tiaras at her birthday parties.

Maria is survived by her six wonderful children Joe (Debbie), Mark (Linda), Carlos, Dave (Nancy), Rick (Melinda) and Terri; her grandchildren Leah, Esther (Rob), Michael (Heidi), Elizabeth, Catherine, Ryan (Kimberly), Paige, Aaron, Alex, Brittany, Derek (Jessica) and Madeline; her great grandchildren William, Matthew, Zachary, Kailey, Jeremiah and Dahlia.

Maria is preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Antonio Hernandez, her parents and her sisters and brothers.

Due to the COVID pandemic, there will be no viewing or visitation. A private service will be held for family in Corpus Christi, Texas at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to Meals on Wheels.

  • FAMILY

  • Joe Mark, Son
  • Carlos, Son
  • Dave, Son
  • Rick, Son
  • Terri, Daughter
  • Leah, Grandchild
  • Esther, Grandchild
  • Michael, Grandchild
  • Elizabeth, Grandchild
  • Catherine, Grandchild
  • Ryan, Grandchild
  • Paige, Grandchild
  • Aaron, Grandchild
  • Alex, Grandchild
  • Brittany, Grandchild
  • Derek, Grandchild
  • Madeline, Grandchild
  • William, Great Grandchild
  • Matthew, Great Grandchild
  • Zachary, Great Grandchild
  • Kailey, Great Grandchild
  • Jeremiah, Great Grandchild
  • Dahlia, Great Grandchild
  • Dr. Antonio Hernandez, Husband (deceased)

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Kathy Bowers

4 February 2021

We have the Hernandez family in our thoughts and prayers and are so sorry for your loss. Such a lovely, sweet matriarch of a wonderful family who we’ve known for years and share so many fond memories with. Hoping your memories of her will help you heal and lead you to a place of peace.

With love & sympathy,
Kathy & Jeff Bowers & family

Rick Hernandez

25 January 2021

Rick Hernandez

25 January 2021

Rick Hernandez

25 January 2021

Rick Hernandez

25 January 2021

Rick Hernandez

25 January 2021

Rick Hernandez

25 January 2021

Rick Hernandez

25 January 2021

Rick Hernandez

25 January 2021

Rick Hernandez

25 January 2021

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