Gregorio Hernandez died on Sunday, April 21, 2019 in Dominican Hospital. He was 84.
Mr. Hernandez was born to Jose Sanchez Hernandez and Catarina Zapata in Clarisville,Texas on March 25, 1935. Although raised in Texas, he lived in Watsonville for over 50 years with his children, Jose and Hermelinda Hernandez.
He worked in agriculture for over 45 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family. He had a strong faith in God and he would share his beliefs with others. He was a strong, loving man who appreciated life and he lived his life to the fullest. He made many sacrifices along the way so that his family would have better opportunities.
Mr. Hernandez is survived by his children Jose and Hermelinda Hernandez; his two brothers Eduardo and Santiago Hernandez, three granddaughters and one great granddaughter. He is preceded in death by his wife Camila Hernandez, his brothers, Antonio and Carlos Hernandez, his sister Alicia Hernandez, and his sons Michael and Oscar Hernandez.
Visitation will be held at Mehl’s Colonial Chapel on Monday, April 29 from 9 a.m. to noon with a Christian Ceremony to begin at noon, followed by a burial at Pajaro Valley Memorial Park at 1 p.m.