Manuel M. Hernandez passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014 in El Paso, TX at the age of 97. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Angela Reyes Hernandez on July 5, 2012. He is survived by his 8 children, Rachael, Manuel, Jr., Maria Elena, Robert, Alice, Rebecca, Terri and Mike; 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren as well as his second wife, Maria Antonieta Hernandez, his 2 sisters, Carmen and Concha Hernandez, and his brother, Jose Hernandez. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Martin Funeral Home Central with a Vigil at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, March 27, 2014. Funeral Mass will be 8:30 a.m. Friday, March 28, 2014 at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 1050 N. Clark with Interment following at Ft. Bliss National Cemetery.