Mary Hernandez

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 Funeral Service:  2 p.m. Friday April 17, 2015 at St. Louis church with burial following at Oakwood Cemetery.

Visitation:  6-8 p.m. Thursday April 16, 2015 at Lake Shore Funeral Home with Recitation of the Rosary beginning at 7p.m.

Mary Hernandez, 42, of Waco passed away April 12, 2015.

Mary was born March 22, 1973 in Waco to Juan and Helen Martinez. She graduated from Waco High in 1991 and attended McLennan Community College. Mary worked as a Licensed Vocational Nurse. She had a big heart touching the lives of many and was always willing to go out of her way to help anyone in need. She enjoyed knitting, reading, baking, salsa dancing, watching movies from the 80’s era, and was always smiling. Mary loved her children with all of her heart and was a very devoted mother. She will truly be missed.
Mary was preceded in death by her grandparents.
She is survived by her parents, Juan and Helen Martinez; children, Samantha Nicole, Timothy Nolan, and Elijah Zane; father of her children, Jose Hernandez; step-children, Amanda and Stephanie Hernandez; sister, Teresa Garza and her husband, Dennis; sister Lisa Martinez; brother, Juan Martinez, Jr. and wife, Kim; beloved aunt Doris Cruz; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, countless friends and patients.
Donations in Mary’s name may be made to your local animal shelter, or you may donate to the GoFundMe account set up for Mary’s children by visiting and searching “Money for Mary Hernandez’s children”


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Condolence Messages

  1. Yvonne Rodriquez Limon

    I’m so sorry to hear of ur loss…My condolences and prayers are with u all….

  2. We are heart broken over the tragic loss of Mary. Please accept our deepest sympathy. The Holt family. Doris, Jody, Jesse and Victoria Burn.

  3. Burtha Robinson

    My heart is full of sorrow.Mary a true living angel always ready to and serve with her heart. everyone that came contact got to know her fell in love with her instantly.She was all bout family.That was her true love. Love of her life was her children,I send my true love and prayers out to her children and parents and brothers and sisters.May go bless always keep yu guys , Because an angel will be miss!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Elder Darrell & Burtha Robinson

  4. Sheree Hinton Hill

    So sorry for your loss .I know she will be missed.

  5. Russell Skrehot

    I’m a part of Teresa’s Farmers Insurance family. Just a quick note to say my thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. Blessings.

  6. Teresa, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

  7. Rose & Calvin Schroeder

    Juan, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your daughter. My deepest sympathy and my prayers are with you and your family.

  8. Margaret Narovec

    Helen, I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family.

  9. Robert and Angelica Saldana

    My deepest condolences to the entire family.

  10. Teresa, our heartfelt condolences to you and your family for the recent loss of your beautiful sister. We pray that God grants you and yours strength and peace to get through this difficult time. – Joe Flores & Family

  11. So sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences for the family.

  12. Cliff and Terry VanDomelen

    Teresa, Cliff and I are very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you!

  13. Sam & Debbie Tanner

    We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your beloved Mary. We are praying for God to comfort you all during this difficult time. Love, Sam & Debbie Tanner

  14. Connie A. Vences Hernandez

    Tia Mary, our most Beautiful Angel. I’m going to miss you so much! Te Amo, hasta pronto.

  15. Daniel McGettrick

    Teresa, please accept our profoundest condolences for the loss of your sister, Mary. Too soon was she called to her eternal place within the communion of saints; but Mary is now at His side in heaven, and will be there to one day welcome us all. May God bless all of your family in this time of bereavement – Daniel, Denise, Patrick, Beatrice, and Dominic McGettrick

  16. John & Sandy VanMersbergen

    We are truly saddened about your loss. So many people will miss her.She was such a wonderful home health nurse to our son and a good friend to us. We pray for you to have peace and strength at this time. May your memories of her fill your hearts with joy. Love and Prayers, Sandy and John VanMersbergen

  17. My sympathy to the family and friends of mary Hernandez.

  18. So sorry for your loss.
    Prayers for comfort and peace.

  19. There are no words of comfort. We are so very sorry for your loss. Mary was beauty to everyone she’s crossed paths with. We are praying for your family.

  20. So sorry for your loss. I’m thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. She will be deeply missed.

  21. Flores Falcon Family

    We are truly sorry for your loss. Prayerso goes out to the Family.

  22. Flores Falcon Family

    We are truly sorry for your loss. Prayers goes out to the Family.

  23. Tio John Alvarado

    I have little words to say that will over come The pain that we are all left with ,and I know that y’all’s is greater,just know I’m always a call away 512-621-3987 love tio John

  24. Kevin & Susan Gaydos

    The most comforting words in such painful times are those from our Lord and Savior. Know that our prayers are with you all at this time. Psalm 147:3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.

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