Antonio Hernandez, Jr. passed from this life June 11, 2018. He was born July 10, 1986 in Lubbock, TX to Antonio, Sr. and Teresa Hernandez. Tony graduated from Santa Fe South High School and was currently employed as a volunteer coordinator at the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma. Tony was known for always being a helper; he would volunteer any time he was given the opportunity to. He loved to attend horse races with his dad, family gatherings, and watching his nieces play softball. Tony also cherished his time at First Step and made friends he would go on to call his brothers. His caring, servant’s heart will always be his legacy; he will be missed dearly and will forever be in our hearts and thoughts.
Tony was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Eliseo Hernandez, Sr. and Erasmo Zamora, Sr.; and grandmothers, Genoveva Garza and Belia Zamora.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory: parents, Tony and Teresa Hernandez; sisters, Tracy Hernandez-Estrada and husband Emmanuel, and Kathleen Hernandez; brother, Thomas Hernandez; grandmothers, Juanita Fuentes and Antonia Zamora; nieces, Jaylynn and Emma Estrada; nephew, Daniel Valencia; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins from Oklahoma City and Texas.
Visitation will be held 2pm-8pm Wednesday, June 13 and 8am-6pm Thursday, June 14.
A rosary will be held 6pm Thursday in the Chapel at Resthaven.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10am Friday at St. James the Greater Catholic Church.