Jose P. Hernandez Jr.
Jose P. Hernandez Jr., 71, of Stockdale, Texas, died Sunday, July 3, 2011, in Seguin. He was born in Nixon on Sept. 15, 1939.
He served in the U.S. Air Force and was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Nixon.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents, Tomasita (Pantoja) and Jose Hernandez Sr.
He is survived by his wife since May 13, 1967, Alice (Posada) Hernandez; his son, Joseph Hernandez and wife Terry; his two grandchildren, Marisa Hernandez and Elise Hernandez; his three brothers, Andy Hernandez and wife Lody, Rudy Hernandez, and Carlos Hernandez; his two sisters, Evelyn Medina and husband Zeke and Cynthia Hernandez; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends.
A visitation was held Thursday, July 7, from 5-8 p.m. in the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Nixon with a rosary recited at 6:30 p.m.
A funeral Mass was held Friday at 10 a.m. in the church with Father Gabriel Espinosa officiating.
Interment followed in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Nixon.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.