Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints. Psalm 116:15
Guillermo “Willie” T. Hernandez, 74 of Austin Texas passed away to be with the Lord at 8:55 am on March 7th, 2017, surrounded by his family.
Willie repented of his sins in his late teenage years, was baptized in the precious name of Jesus Christ for the remission of his sins and was filled with the Holy Spirit. His pastor was Macario Zapata for many years and there, Willie served as a member, layman and pastor. In his early years, he enjoyed taking his young family to church conventions across Texas, Arizona, and Mexico. Willie was happiest when giving bible studies or preaching. He will be remembered for his worship, prayers to the Lord, and burden for souls. His life is a witness of God’s great mercy and grace.
Guillermo was born on June 25th, 1942 in New Braunfels, Texas
Son of Diego & Tomasa (Trevino) Hernandez.
Guillermo is preceded in death by his wife of 34 years, Esperanza R. Hernández; parents, Diego and Tomasa Hernandez, siblings, Elulalia Hernandez, Sidronio Hernandez, Oscar Hernandez, Mathilde Hernandez, Felipe Hernandez, Isaac Hernandez, Micaela Warren, and Benita Zapata. He is survived by four children, son Robert Hernandez and wife, Imee; son Richard Hernandez and wife, Alma; daughter Olga Kobasic and husband, Ben; daughter Rachel Sifuentes and husband, Ricardo; seven grandchildren Dezi, Leah, Victoria, Jonathan, Grace, Esperanza, and Lucia; and one great-grandchild, Serenity; and three brothers, Jesse Hernandez, Pete Hernandez, and Leon Hernandez and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
March 10th, 2017
Angel Funeral Home
1600 South 1st Austin, TX 78704
March 11th, 2017
New Life Austin
3200 Century Park Blvd Austin, TX 78727
The family would like to thank everyone for their support, prayers and condolences.
We would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to New Life Austin, Centro Nueva Vida de Austin, and Apostolic Life Center for their kindness and hospitality.
A special thanks to the staff at Park Bend Health Center for their professional care and dedication during dad’s final days.