Enrique Garcia Hernandez, age 82, passed away on February 1, 2020. He was born on July 15, 1937, to Marcos and Asencion Hernandez. He was retired from the City of Corpus Christi. He worked in the Parks and Recreation Department. He enjoyed working in his yard.
He is preceded in death by his mother Asencion, father, Marcos, wife Inez Wilburn Hernandez.
He is survived by his 4 daughters, Sylvia H. Gamez (David R), Alicia Greses (Raul “Roy” Jr.), Virginia H. De Santos (David G.), and Anita Sanchez, eight grandchildren, his siblings, Gloria Rivera, Victoria Cuevas, Juanita Garza, Irene Welch, Marcos Hernandez Jr., Ernesto Hernandez, and Maria Luisa Rosas, numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday February 5, 2020 at Corpus Christi Funeral Home, a Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. that same evening. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday February 6, 2020 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Park.
Having the distinguished honor to serve as pallbearers are David DeSantos, Roy Greses Jr., Marcos Hernandez, Nicholas Sanchez, Sean Moran, and Joel Richard Salinas.