Casandra Rodriguez
B: 1981-07-23
D: 2019-05-18
View Details
Rodriguez, Casandra
Roger Grimes
B: 1953-05-15
D: 2019-05-17
View Details
Grimes, Roger
Barbara Horne
B: 1941-07-22
D: 2019-05-13
View Details
Horne, Barbara
Gloria Fajardo
B: 1936-02-21
D: 2019-05-12
View Details
Fajardo, Gloria
Francess Lyday
B: 1940-03-08
D: 2019-05-08
View Details
Lyday, Francess
Elden Grimm
B: 1938-12-11
D: 2019-05-07
View Details
Grimm, Elden
Martin Sauseda
D: 2019-05-07
View Details
Sauseda, Martin
Sam E. Mangrum
B: 1930-01-20
D: 2019-05-04
View Details
Mangrum, Sam E.
Bobby Buchanan
B: 1947-02-01
D: 2019-05-01
View Details
Buchanan, Bobby
Carol Hugo
D: 2019-05-01
View Details
Hugo, Carol
Diana Deyo
D: 2019-05-01
View Details
Deyo, Diana
Louisa Chapa
B: 1927-06-19
D: 2019-04-29
View Details
Chapa, Louisa
Ruben Thompson
B: 1990-01-11
D: 2019-04-28
View Details
Thompson, Ruben
George Sessler
B: 1927-09-24
D: 2019-04-25
View Details
Sessler, George
Zachary McCraw
B: 1989-04-19
D: 2019-04-24
View Details
McCraw, Zachary
David Fornoff
B: 1929-07-12
D: 2019-04-18
View Details
Fornoff, David
Tommie Koepp
B: 1937-09-09
D: 2019-04-18
View Details
Koepp, Tommie
Sebrina Terpening
B: 1968-03-08
D: 2019-04-17
View Details
Terpening, Sebrina
Margarito Torres Mar
B: 1972-04-13
D: 2019-04-17
View Details
Torres Mar, Margarito
Rhea Sherosky
B: 1944-01-03
D: 2019-04-16
View Details
Sherosky, Rhea
Bobbie Hoffman
B: 1931-12-30
D: 2019-04-13
View Details
Hoffman, Bobbie


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
4520 Bosque Boulevard
Waco, TX 76710
Phone: 254-772-5272
Fax: 254-772-5695
Abraham Hernandez

Abraham Hernandez

Monday, March 30th, 1931 - Sunday, February 17th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To make your contribution to Abraham Hernandez's online memorial, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Abraham Hernandez with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Abraham Rodriguez Hernandez, 87, of Waco passed away on February 17, 2019 surrounded by his loved ones. Visitation and prayer service will be from 6:00-8:00 pm Wednesday, February 20, 2019. Burial will be at 10:00 am Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Oakwood Cemetery.

Abraham was born March 30, 1931 in Mart, Texas to Eleno and Anita Hernandez. At the age of 17, he enlisted in the United States Army. During his enlistment, he fought bravely in the Korean War where he was taken as a Prisoner of War and held captive for 3 years. In 1954, he married Lois Hernandez with whom he had two children, Abraham and Belinda.

Abraham was a devoted father and grandpa. He loved spending time with his family and always made sure they were taken care of.

He was preceded in death by his parents Eleno and Anita Hernandez, his brother Abel Hernandez, his sisters Ester Bravo, Sarah Casarez, and Susie Tovar, and his son Abraham Hernandez Jr.

He is survived by his daughter Belinda Garcia and husband Rapheal Garcia of Waco, his sister Helen Martinez of Waco, his grandchildren Tracie Williams and husband David of Waco, Jennifer Crenshaw and husband Corey of Shawnee,OK, Crystal Garcia of Waco, Alexander Hernandez and wife Lindsay of Shawnee, OK, Cheryl Irwin and husband Brandon of Waco, 19 great - grandchildren, 3 great great - grandchildren and a host of family and friends.

Pallbearers will be David Williams II, Alexander Hernandez, Brandon Irwin, Samuel Torres, Darin Newton, and Patrick Leno.

Honorary Pallbearers will be David Williams III, Faith Echols, Paxton Williams, Branson Irwin, Julius Cuellar, Abel Hernandez, Davie Hernandez, Zachery Harjo and Eli Navejas.

The family would like to extend a very special thanks to the Intensive Care Unit at Providence Hospital and The Providence Hospice Place for providing excellent care to our father and grandfather during his final days.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Providence Hospice Place.
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of Abraham Hernandez, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    OakCrest Funeral Home
    4520 Bosque Boulevard
    WACO, TX 76710
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Prayer service at 7 p.m.
  • Service

    Thursday, February 21st, 2019 | 10:00am
    Thursday, February 21st, 2019 10:00am
    Oakwood Cemetery
    2124 S. 5th Street
    WACO, TX 76706
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Oakwood Cemetery
    2124 S. 5th Street
    WACO, TX 76706
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Abraham here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Helen H. Martinez and Family, Delvin Williams and Family, and others have sent flowers to the family of Abraham Hernandez.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Wesley David Holbrook

Posted at 06:42pm
Linda, you have my condolence in the passing of your Father. I salute him and his sacrifice to our Country. Another of our comrades-in-arms has passed but he does so in joining those whom have passed before him and whom love him, especially your Mother. He fought the good faith and has earned eternal peace and joy in the presence of God. To you and your Family: The LORD bless you and keep you: The LORD make his face shine upon you, and be gracious to you: The LORD lift up his countenance upon you, and give you peace. Love you all, Carol and David Holbrook

M. H.

Posted at 09:52am
I am sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in the memories you cherish. Also, may Jehovah God give you comfort. 2 Corinthians 1:3, 4. Examining what the Bible teaches about the true condition of those who have died and the hope of the resurrection can bring you comfort too. Ecclesiastes 9:5; Acts 24:15.

Helen H. Martinez and Family

Posted at 06:16pm
Peace, Prayers and Blessings,
Flower Image

Helen H. Martinez and Family purchased flowers for the family of Abraham Hernandez.


Delvin Williams and Family

Posted at 11:56am
Condolences from the Williams Family.
Flower Image

Delvin Williams and Family purchased flowers for the family of Abraham Hernandez.


United Health Care Plan of Texas

Posted at 05:35pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family on this Day of Remembrance.
Flower Image

United Health Care Plan of Texas purchased flowers for the family of Abraham Hernandez.


Photos & Videos

Photo Album