Raul R. Hernandez, 78 passed away Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at his residence. A rosary will be held for Mr. Hernandez 7:00 pm on Friday, October 31, 2014 at Calvillo Funeral Chapel. Arrangements were made under the direction of Calvillo Funeral Home.
Raul was born March 10, 1937 in Mathis to Juan and Maria Hernandez. He married Isabel Lopez on December 27, 1972 in Lubbock and worked as a self employed contractor for many years. He enjoyed fishing, working on cars, taking care of his rose bushes and most importantly spending time with his family and grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Isabel Hernandez of Lubbock; one son, Raul Hernandez Jr. of Lubbock; two daughters, Victoria Hernandez, Sylvia Hernandez both of Lubbock; four brothers, Fidencio Hernandez, Willie Hernandez both of Lubbock, Valdino Hernandez of Austin, Juan Hernandez of McAllen; one sister, Rufina Oyervidez of Lubbock; thirteen grandchildren; two great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by three brothers, Joe Hernandez, Pancho Hernandez, Bobby Hernandez; one sister, Maria Hernandez.