Mrs. Rosa (Fina) Cano Hernandez, 90, died Tuesday, February 21, 2012. She was born on January 3, 1922 in Fannin, TX. to Salvador and Calistra (Weisheimer) Cano. She married Francisco Hernandez on Nov. 23, 1947 in Beeville, TX. He preceded her in death in 1988.
Mrs. Hernandez was also preceded in death by five brothers; Trino Cano, Manuel W. Cano, Jose W. Cano, Pedro Espinosa, and Celestino Cano; four sisters; Genoveva Cano Vega, Sofia Espinosa Ortega, Emilia Cano Caldera and Margarita Cano Moron; one grandson; Oliver Gonzales, Jr.
She is survived by three sons, Johnny Frank (Diana) Hernandez of Katy, Tx., Manuel Hernandez of New Orleans, La. And Susano ( Julie) Hernendez of Beeville; six daughters, Rosemary (Oliver) Gonzales, Mary Jane (Jose) Hernandez, Luz (Ruben) Garza. Sofie (Armando) Cavazos, Mary Helen (Ernesto) Perez all of Beeville and Genevea Hernandez of Jacksonville, Florida; two sisters-in-law, Antonio (Jose) Cano and Valentina (Manuel) Cano; one brother-in-law, Chon Moron, Sr. 22 grandcildren, 25 great grandchildren and 15 great great grandchildren.
Visitation was held on Thursday, Feb. 25 from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm with a rosary recited at 7:00 pm at Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel. Funeral mass was celebrated on Friday, Feb. 24 at 10 am at St. James Catholic Church with Father Balaswamy Pasala officiating. Interment followed at Our Lady of Victory Cemetery #2.
Serving as pallbearers, at her request, are Mrs. Hernandez's first born granddaughters; Rosemary Hartsfield, Yvette Rodriguez, Angelica Cavazos, Suzette Hernandez, Ashley Santry and Brittany Nanney. Honorary pallbearers were Lorenzo Gonzales, John Anthony Hernandez, Orlando Hernandez, Romel Camacho, Jesse Cavazos, Ernest Perez, M.J. Hernandez and Jeffery Nanney.
Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 10:00am, Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel
Our Lady of Victory Cemetary #2