Mr. Hernandez died Thursday Jan. 17, at his home.
He was born in Donna on Aug. 10, 1929, to Abundio and Vicenta Hernandez.
Mr. Hernandez lived most of his life in Thorndale with his wife, Zenaida.
He was full of laughter and jokes and enjoyed sharing his stories from back in the old days with family and friends.
Mr. Hernandez was employed with Rodenbeck’s in Thorndale and Tomecek Electric Motor Repair in Taylor.
He was preceded in death by an infant son, Rolando, his parents and several brothers and sisters.
Survivors include his wife, Zenaida; three daughters, Molly Dominguez (Lee), Rosie Bennight (Rick), Michele Frei (Scott); and six sons, Lorenzo Hernandez Jr. ( Vicky), Joe Ochoa (Cindy), Hector Hernandez (Diane), Rollie Hernandez (Diane), Danny Hernandez (Brenda), Benny Hernandez (Stephanie); also, 20 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and a greatgreat grandchild, as well as brother, sisters , nieces, nephews and other friends.
Pallbearers were his grandchildren, Ray Ochoa, Sammy Ochoa, Blayne Hernandez, Taran Hernandez, Anthony Dominguez, David Hernandez and Steven Ayala.
Honorary pallbearer was Dennis Rodenbeck.