Rodolfo "Rudy" Hernandez Sr. passed away surrounded by his loved ones on Sunday October 18th, 2015, he was 64.
Rudy was born in Apaseo El Alto Guanajuato, Mexico on April 17,1951 to his proud parents Vicente and late Petra Hernandez. He was a loving husband, father, brother, uncle and grandfather. He is preceded in death by his son Rudy Hernandez Jr.
After marrying his devoted wife, Blanca Estela, they settled in Watsonville in 1974 and raised their seven beautiful children. He was a hardworking man who was always a good provider for his wife and children. He had a strong passion for his job in the agricultural field, finding his second love of being a tractor driver and spending 23 years at Boyer Fertilizer Inc. Most importantly, he will be remembered as a strong individual who overcame any obstacles that came in front of him for his family whom he loved more than anything. On his leisure time, he loved to pick strawberries with his daughters and spend time with his grandchildren over a good barbeque. His memory will remain forever in our hearts and he will never be forgotten.
Rodolfo leaves behind a big family who loved him intensely. His father Vicente Hernandez; siblings, Juana, Rosa, Margaret, Vince, Martin, Maria, Lupe ; his wife Blanca Estela Hernandez ; daughters, Deanna, Haidee, Lorena, Veronica Brittany, Hazel, and Lupita. He is also lovingly remembered by his grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are invited to visitation services at Ave Maria's Memorial Chapel on Sunday, October 25th from 5-9 p.m. with the recitation of the Rosary at 7 p.m. Mass will be celebrated Monday October 26th at St. Patrick's Church at 10 a.m. with a final blessing at Pajaro Valley Memorial Park to follow.
Arrangements have been entrusted in the care of The Carroll Family of Ave Maria Memorial Chapel, www.avemariamemorialchapel.com