Pedro “Pete” Hernandez
Pedro “Pete” Hernandez, age 86, of Crystal, Minn., formerly of Tehachapi, went home to be with Jesus on June 26, 2014 at the Crystal Care Center, Crystal, Minn.
Pete served in the Navy during WWII and enlisted in the Army during the Koren conflict. He was attached with the 82nd Airborne Division.
He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Mary Jane; daughters, Cynthia (Rob) Todden, Donna Bevington, Maryann Atherton, Deb (Manny) Walk and Irene (Scott) Decker; 13 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren; sisters, Lucille (Joe) Martinez, Margaret (Bernie) Newlon, Mary (Henry) Chaidez and Helen (John) Richard; many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by parents, Hilaria and Pedro Hernandez; brothers, Armando, Alfred, Ernie and Charlie; granddaughter, Brenda Nummelin.
Services will be Friday, July 25, 2014 at 12:40 p.m. at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel, 1900 Veterans Memorial Dr., Boulder City, Nev.