Victoriano Hernandez of Bronx, NY died May 6, 2020 at the age of 86. Sadly, he succumbed to the COVID-19 virus.
Born in Puerto Rico on March 30, 1934, he was the son of Victoriano Reyes and Ramona Hernandez.
On June 19, 1953, he married Flora Mercado. Together they raised 9 children.
Victoriano was devoted to Christ. He had a strong work ethic and desire to contribute to the well-being of society which was his life-long goal. He lived by the motto ‘..now you are to stand upon your feet and do a man’s work in the world’.
He loved trio Spanish music and his traditional culture.
He loved his wife and children passionately and is survived by Flora, his beloved wife of almost 67 years and his children Nydia, Victor, Elizabeth, Luis, Sandra, Carlos and Lissette. He is also survived by his 12 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren with one more on the way. Sadly he was predeceased by his son Jose in 1983 and his daughter Janet in 1977.
Due to the current pandemic, the family is unable to have services at this time.