Vicenta Hernandez Ruiz

Vicenta Hernandez Ruiz

Our beloved Vicenta Hernandez Ruiz, age 80, was called by our Heavenly Father on Saturday, March 3, 2018.

She is preceded in death by her loving husband Encarnacion Ruiz., one of the founders of La Sociedad Cuauhtemoc in San Marcos and her parents Galvino and Juanita Hernandez.

Vicenta was a loving and caring mother and wife as well as a very smart businesswoman in our community. She successfully opened and operated La Palma Grocery store for over 35 years.

She was also a dedicated member of the Sociedad Guadalupanas of our St. John’s Catholic Church.

She is survived by her son Francisco Ruiz and wife JoAnn; grandchildren Christopher Galvan, Kathy Galvan and Federico Ruiz; great grandchildren Aliya Solis, Kaelyn Galvan and Ava Galvan; brothers Manuel Hernandez, Crespin Hernandez and by numerous cousins and other loving family and nieces.

Visitation will be from 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday, March 8, 2018 with evening visitation from 6 to 9 p.m. Holy Rosary will be held at 7 p.m. at St. John’s Catholic Church at 624 W. Hopkins Street, San Marcos, Texas. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, March 9, 2018 at 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church. Rev. Father Jairo Lopez will officiate. Interment will follow at San Pablo Cemetery in Lockhart, Texas.

Serving as pallbearers are Christopher Galvan, Federico Ruiz, Johnny Hernandez, Luis Manuel Hernandez, Fred Dominguez and Danny Galvan.

She was deeply loved and will be sincerely missed.

San Marcos Daily Record

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