Frances “Mana” Hernandez, age 67, of Waxahachie, passed away Wednesday, December 13, 2017, at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. She was born October 29, 1950, in Dallas, Texas, to Selestino and Beatrice Ensinia. She married Frank Hernandez on December 31, 1966, in Waxahachie, Texas, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church.

Frances loved her family. She was a very strong-willed woman and a fighter. Since retiring, her favorite pastimes were sitting in her chair watching TV with her husband, reading cookbooks & working word search puzzles.

Frances is survived by her husband of 50 years, Frank Hernandez, of Waxahachie. Her daughter, Patricia Ann Hernandez, of Dallas; son, Frank Hernandez, Jr., & his wife, Linda, of Sachse; son, John Paul Hernandez, of Dallas; three grandchildren, Brendan Hernandez & Taylor Hernandez, of Los Angeles, CA; Briana Hernandez, of Sachse; one great grandson, Thomas Hernandez, of Rowlett; one brother, Jesse Ensinia, of Waxahachie; one sister, Mary Reyes and her husband Cisco, of Lancaster; sister-in-law & close friend, Lupe Frayre and her husband, Henry, of Waxahachie; and numerous nephews & nieces. She is preceded in death by her parents; her siblings, Lila Cantu & Andrea Palacios.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM, Sunday, December 17, 2017, with a Rosary at 7 PM in the chapel of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 AM, Monday, December 18, 2017, at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father Ivan Asencio, celebrant. Interment will follow at Lakeview Memorial Cemetery.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 511 West Main Street, Waxahachie, Texas, 971-937-2211.