Petra Hernandez, 90, of Galt died May 15, 2019 of natural causes following a brief illness. She was born June 29, 1928 and had lived in the area for 48 years.
Petra had been employed at Tri-Valley Cannery, attended St. Christopher’s church and enjoyed cooking for her family, crocheting blankets and doilies, etc.
Surviving are her husband of 75 years Jesus Hernandez; Teresa (Julian) Gonzalez, Gloria (Honorato) Rodriguez, Rosa (Rafael) Lomeli, Jesus (Bertha) Hernandez Jr., Manuel (Liz) Hernandez, Miguel (Liza) Hernandez, David, Armando and Javier; 22 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren; brother Alfonso; sisters Maria and Consepcion.
Preceding Petra in death were parents Toribio and Nieves Rodriguez, daughter Margarita Rodriguez, grandson Julian Gonzalez Jr., grandson Jesse Hernandez, granddaughter Jessica Hernandez and great grandson Jesus Lomeli.
All Seasons Funeral Chapel of Galt assisted the family with arrangements.