As of Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Hortensia Hernandez, 79, of Grandview died on Sunday, May 25, 2014, in Grandview.
She was born March 28, 1935 in Alamo, Texas.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Geronimo and Felisita (Vasquez) Sanchez, her husband, Israel Hernandez, one son Guadalupe and one sister Oralia Sanchez.
She is survived by three children Israel Hernandez of Prosser, Arturo Hernandez of Hermiston, Ore. and Brenda Hernandez of Grandview; six sisters; Ofelia Herrera, Olivia Leos, and Juanita Medelez all of Toppenish, Otilia Saldana and Olga Garcia both of Edinburg, Texas, and Odilia Rodriguez of Grandview; four brothers Ofimio Sanchez of Mabton, Otilio Sanchez, Oliel Sanchez and Guadalupe Sanchez all of Toppenish.
Viewing and visitation will be held Thursday, May 29, 2014 from 1 to 8 p.m. with recitation of the Holy Rosary at 6 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Grandview. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, May 30, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Grandview with burial to follow at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens in Sunnyside.
Arrangements and care are being provided by Smith Funeral Homes Ltd. & Crematory.