Fidel E. Hernandez, Sr., 88, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Friday, March 3rd, 2017 in San Marcos, Texas.
Fidel was born in Kyle, Texas on July 14th, 1928 to Vincente and Maria Hernandez. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend to many. Fidel served as a member of the Knights of Columbus. He was the owner of two successful businesses: Fidel's TV & Radio and San Marcos Auto Body & Paint.
Fidel is preceded in death by his loving wife, Sally and is survived by his daughter, Linda Marie Hernandez of San Marcos, Texas; son, Fidel A. Hernandez, Jr. of San Marcos, Texas; son, Vincent Hernandez and his wife, Ramona of Frederick, Colorado; son, Charles M. Hernandez and his wife Bernadette of Lakewood, Colorado; daughter, Carol Ann Roberts and husband, Loren of Round Rock, Texas; daughter, Dawn Denise Hernandez of Wimberley, Texas; 13 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren; brothers: Arthur Hernandez, David Hernandez and wife, Betty, and Gabriel Hernandez of San Marcos, Texas.
Fidel's family will receive visitors at Thomason Funeral Home in San Marcos on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 from 6:00 P.M. through 7:00 P.M. with a recitation of the holy Rosary beginning at 7:00 P.M. Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church will host a memorial mass in his honor the morning of Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. For more information, call Thomason Funeral Home at (512) 396-2300 or visit www.thomasonfuneralhome.com to sign the guest book.