Enrique Hernandez
(1942-2009)
Transferred to Heaven I from PA VI

Enrique Hernandez

Enrique Hernandez, 67, of Tobyhanna, died Saturday, Dec. 19, 2009 at Pocono Medical Center in East Stroudsburg. He was the husband of Felicia Hernandez. Born in Cuba, he was the son of the late Enrique and Consuelo Francia Contrera Hernandez.

Enrique worked as a corrections officer. He was a member of the Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club and of St. Ann's Church in Tobyhanna.

In addition to his wife, Felicia, he is survived by two sons, Enrique Hernandez III of Tobyhanna and Eloy Hernandez of Atlanta, Ga; one daughter, Elaine Hernandez of Tobyhanna; one brother, Enrique Hernandez IV of North Carolina; two sisters, Estela Contero of Georgia and Sonia Hernandez of North Carolina; seven grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

There will be a viewing from 2 to 4 and from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 22, at the Bolock Funeral Home, corner of routes 940 and 390, Paradise Valley.

The Rev. Father Joseph Kopacz will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 23, at St. Mary of the Mount, 27 Fairview Ave., Mount Pocono. Interment will follow at St. Raymond's Cemetery, Bronx, N.Y.

RWP