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In Memory of

Eustasia Hernandez

March 26, 1925 - August 11, 2017

Obituary


Houston - Eustasia "Maria" Mendez-Hernandez, a long-time resident of the Houston area, died Friday the 11th of August.

Born in 1925, Eustasia grew up in Mexico City before moving to Houston. Eustasia worked for several prominent Houston families, including the Gutierrez, Atlas, and Lanier families. Eustasia assisted with raising and caring for nine children - Robert, Carlos, Adolph, Judy, and Marcela of the Gutierrez family, Chad and Todd of the Atlas Family, and Meagan and Ryan of the Gutierrez family (son and daughter of Robert Gutierrez).

Eustasia loved gardening and cooking, enjoyed caring...

Houston - Eustasia "Maria" Mendez-Hernandez, a long-time resident of the Houston area, died Friday the 11th of August.

Born in 1925, Eustasia grew up in Mexico City before moving to Houston. Eustasia worked for several prominent Houston families, including the Gutierrez, Atlas, and Lanier families. Eustasia assisted with raising and caring for nine children - Robert, Carlos, Adolph, Judy, and Marcela of the Gutierrez family, Chad and Todd of the Atlas Family, and Meagan and Ryan of the Gutierrez family (son and daughter of Robert Gutierrez).

Eustasia loved gardening and cooking, enjoyed caring for others, and always put others before herself.

She is survived by all nine of the children she helped raise, and will be greatly missed.

A graveside burial will be held at Memorial Oaks Cemetery, 13001 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77079 on Tuesday, August 15th at 4pm.