Amelia Garcia Hernandez, age 93, passed away October 16, 2019. She was born June 20, 1926 to Cuateemo and Pabla Garcia in Mercedes, Texas. She was raised in Corpus Christi, Texas and attended Corpus Christi High (Miller High School). She married her husband, Pedro L. Hernandez in 1942. Amelia was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Amelia enjoyed participating in family events and holidays. She will always be remembered for her devotion to family, her strength, her beautiful smile and loving ways.
Amelia is preceded in death by her husband, Pedro L. Hernandez and her son, Pete Hernandez, Jr.
She is survived by her children, Gloria Torres (Santos), Diana Soliz and Irene Bustamante, 12 Grandchildren and many Great Grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 2:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M., Sunday, October 20, 2019 at Corpus Christi Funeral Home with a Prayer Service to be held from 4:00 P.M. until 6:00 P.M. that same evening. Graveside Service will be held at 10:00 A.M., Monday, October 21, 2019 at Rose Hill Memorial Park.