OBITUARY

Rudy Hernandez

October 28, 1941February 22, 2021
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It is with profound sadness that the family of Rudy Hernandez, of Port Lavaca, announce his peaceful passing on February 22, 2021, at the age of 79 years. He was born October 28, 1941 in Edna to the late David Hernandez and Minnie Garza Montelongo. In addition to his parents; he was preceded in death by his son Roland Hernandez; sisters, Lupe Herrera and Lydia Galvan; and brothers John, Tony, Frank, and Richard Hernandez. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Dora Hysquierdo Hernandez; daughters, Mary Almendarez, Patricia Amejorado, Nora Diaz, and Melissa Ramirez; son, Randy Hernandez; sister, Eva Ramirez; brother, Joe Lugo; 15 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren. Rudy began his earlier employment at King Fisher Marine as a dredge operator. He had a long and distinguished career at Alcoa as a bulk load operator. He retired from Alcoa after 47 years of dedicated service. In the past Rudy enjoyed restoring classic Chevy trucks in his down time. He also took much pride in the countless hours he devoted to making his home what it is today. Rudy was a loving husband, father, brother, and grandfather. As such, he enjoyed spending time with his closest loved ones. Whether it be a holiday gathering or a Sunday football BBQ with the family. During his alone time he enjoyed watching old Western movies and relaxing in his chair overlooking the water. Rudy’s main goal in life was to provide a comfortable life for his family, for which he succeeded. He took delight in teasing his family members to the point of much laughter. He will always be remembered for his dedicated faith in our lord, devotion to family, and his contagious laugh. Please join the family to celebrate Rudy’s life at a memorial service on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 2pm at Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.richardsoncolonial.com

  • FAMILY

  • David Hernandez, Father (deceased)
  • Minnie Garza Montelongo, Mother (deceased)
  • Dora Hysquierdo Hernandez, Wife of 60 years
  • Mary Almendarez, Daughter
  • Patricia Amejorado, Daughter
  • Nora Diaz, Daughter
  • Melissa Ramirez, Daughter
  • Roland Hernandez, Son (deceased)
  • Randy Hernandez, Son
  • Lupe Herrera, Sister (deceased)
  • Lydia Galvan, Sister (deceased)
  • Eva Ramirez, Sister
  • John Hernandez, Brother (deceased)
  • Tony Hernandez, Brother (deceased)
  • Frank Hernandez, Brother (deceased)
  • Richard Hernandez, Brother (deceased)
  • Joe Lugo, Brother
  • Rudy also leaves behind 15 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren to cherish his memory.

Services

  • Memorial Service

    Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Memories

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Chastity Hernandez

March 3, 2021

My popo. We all miss and love you. I will always cherish the memories I have. I wish we had more time. I love you so much.

Rebecca Almendarez

March 3, 2021

Don’t worry Popo I’ll be sure to yell Ground them for you when the boys are in trouble. We love you so much!! Meme wants to make sure you know how to use your wings now. So if you can just send him a message that you are using your wings like a pro.

Kimberly Cano

March 2, 2021

Randy Hernandez

February 26, 2021

My DAD and Alex real OG’s just hanging out last Xmas at my house!

Randy Hernandez

February 26, 2021

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David Heysquierdo

February 25, 2021

My Condolences To My Aunt Dora and Cousin

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Biography

It is with profound sadness that the family of Rudy Hernandez, of Port Lavaca, announce his peaceful passing on February 22, 2021, at the age of 79 years. He was born October 28, 1941 in Edna to the late David Hernandez and Minnie Garza Montelongo.
In addition to his parents; he was preceded in death by his son Roland Hernandez; sisters, Lupe Herrera and Lydia Galvan; and brothers John, Tony, Frank, and Richard Hernandez.
He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Dora Hysquierdo Hernandez; daughters, Mary Almendarez, Patricia Amejorado, Nora Diaz, and Melissa Ramirez; son, Randy Hernandez; sister, Eva Ramirez; brother, Joe Lugo; 15 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren.
Rudy began his earlier employment at King Fisher Marine as a dredge operator. He had a long and distinguished career at Alcoa as a bulk load operator. He retired from Alcoa after 47 years of dedicated service.
In the past Rudy enjoyed restoring classic Chevy trucks in his down time. He also took much pride in the countless hours he devoted to making his home what it is today.
Rudy was a loving husband, father, brother, and grandfather. As such, he enjoyed spending time with his closest loved ones. Whether it be a holiday gathering or a Sunday football BBQ with the family. During his alone time he enjoyed watching old Western movies and relaxing in his chair overlooking the water. Rudy’s main goal in life was to provide a comfortable life for his family, for which he succeeded. He took delight in teasing his family members to the point of much laughter. He will always be remembered for his dedicated faith in our lord, devotion to family, and his contagious laugh.
Please join the family to celebrate Rudy’s life at a memorial service on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 2pm at Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.richardsoncolonial.com