Hilda (Martinez) HernandezFebruary 11, 1945 ~ July 30, 2017 (age 72)
Hilda (Martinez) Hernandez, age 72 of East Chicago, IN passed away Sunday, July 30, 2017. She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Rafael Hernandez; 3 children: Santiago (Ixchel) Hernandez, Juan Carlos Hernandez and Gisela (Eduardo) Quiñones; 3 grandchildren: Sofia, Lucia and Roman Quiñones; siblings: Genoveva (Ramiro Duran) Martinez, Alma Martinez, Maria de la Luz (Gildardo Serna) Martinez and Emigdio (Laura Hernandez) Martinez; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.j Preceded in death by siblings, Carlos Martinez, Sergio Martinez, Heriberto Martinez and Nara Martinez.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 12:00 noon at St. Margaret Mary Church, 1445 Hoffman Street, Hammond, IN with Rev. Erlin Y. Garcia officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until time of Mass at the Church on Thursday morning.
Hilda retired from Tradewinds Services in Merrillville, IN after 27 years and she was an active member of St. Margaret Mary Church, Hammond, IN. Hilda was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and servant of God who will be dearly missed. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Margaret Mary Church would be appreciated. To share a memory or send a permanent online condolence, logon to www.fifefuneralhome.com