Mario Hernandez, age 49, passed away on Sunday March 2, 2014 at St Joseph Hospital in Elgin Illinois. Born in Elgin Illinois to the loving parents of Felix and Candelaria (Gomez) Hernandez.
Mario will be remembered as a loving and wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend.
Most of all he will be remembered for the love he had for his family. He had a big heart and a loving generous personality. He spoiled his grandchildren with love. With whatever time he had, he would dedicate it to his children and grandchildren. They truly were his world.
Mario was known for his delicious cooking. A lover of music and gardening. The love he shared with his family can never be replaced. Because of this immense love, he will never be forgotten and will live on in our hearts and memories.
He survived by his wife Sandy (Herrera) Hernandez, Sons Robert (Anna), Michael (Angelica) Hernandez. Daughter Jessica (Marco) Hernandez. His Five Grandsons, Nikko, Jamas, Michael Jr., Gabriel, Marco Jr. Two Granddaughters Arianna and Melanie.
Mother Candelaria Aguilera. Five Brothers, Felix Jr., Abraham, Ishmael, Raul, Adrian Hernandez. Three sisters Delia Gonzalez, Monica Hernandez, Josefina Torres. Also many loving nieces, nephews and friends.
Proceeded in Death by His father Felix.
Visitation will be Wednesday March 5, 2014 from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Schmidt – Madison Funeral Home 305 Park Street Elgin Illinois 60120. Interment will be private, for more information please call 847-741-1128
In Lieu of flowers Donations can be made using the web site www.gofundme.com/1fh4ok. Mario’s Fight against Cancer.