Pedro A. Hernandez, 93, a longtime resident of Shamoun Ranch, Texas, died Friday, January 2, 2009 in an Alice Hospital after a sudden illness. He lived in San Diego until his death. 

He was preceded in death by his parents Genaro and Paulita Hernandez.

Pedro  is survived by his wife Crisanta Hernandez of San Diego, Texas; three sons, Jesus Ramon Escobedo Vasquez, Genaro Escobedo Vasquez, Gerado Escobedo Vasquez all of Mexico; four daughters, Maria Antometa Esabedo Vasquez, Marisa Lorena Escobedo Vasquez, all of Mexico; six step-sons, Rodolfo Davila of Calallen, Texas; Juan Manuel Salinas of Agua Dulce, Texas; David Salinas of San Diego, Texas; Julio Salinas of Alice, Texas; Jesus Salinas of Benavides, Texas; Daniel Salinas of San Diego, Texas; three  step- daughters, Margarita Gonzales, Maria Estella Salinas San Diego, Texas, Virginia Cantu of San Diego, Texas; 40 grandchildren, 56 great grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.  

Visitation will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at the Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas with prayer services to be recited at 7 p.m.  that same evening.

Funeral services will be on Wednesday, January 7, 2009, at 10 a.m. at the Garza Funeral Home in San Diego, Texas with Rev. Martinez officiating.   Interment will follow at San Diego Cemetery in San Diego, Texas.

Anyone wishing to leave condolences for the family may do so at

Garza Funeral Home, San Diego, Texas 361-279-3311.