Bernarda Valerio Hernandez

Born: Mon., Aug. 20, 1934
Died: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019


7:00 PM Tue., Jan. 22, 2019
Location: Our Lady of Guadalupe Chapel

Funeral Mass

10:30 AM Wed., Jan. 23, 2019
Location: Our Lady of Guadalupe Chapel

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries


Mrs. Bernarda “Berna” Valerio Hernandez began her journey to heaven and peacefully passed away in her home on January 15th in Flagstaff, Arizona.

Bernarda is survived by her 7 siblings, her beloved children; Vincent, Jesus/Ernestine, Margarita, Lydia/Ruben, Robert and Raul.  She is also blessedly survived by 21 grandchildren and 39 great-grandchildren.  She was preceded by her cherished husband, Magdaleno Hernandez, and 3 beloved children, Lupe, Maria Elena and Jose Antonio (Tony), and 2 great granchildren.

Bernarda was born in Zacatecas, Mexico in 1934.  She married her best friend in 1951.  After relocating to Flagstaff in 1961, Bernarda and Magdaleno remained in Flagstaff where they raised their children.  She was a strong woman raising her family and living the good life through nurturing for all.  The Hernandez home was a place where she brought us laughter, love and care for all who can remember the lifestyle that was lived in her home.  She was pleasured in life by all her children, grandchildren and others that she would care for and took into her home as her own. She had a bubbly sense of humor.  Words do no justice in describing all her goodness.  Her legacy will live in our hearts forever.  She was a prayer warrior and unceasingly adored God our Father, Jesus, Our most Holy Virgin Mary and Santo Nino de Atocha.  She spent the past 30 years patiently looking forward to being reunited with her loving husband and is now rejoicing in heaven; along with her 3 children, parents and other loved ones.

A Rosary is scheduled for Tuesday, January 22nd at 7:00 pm at Our Lady of Guadalupe Chapel.  The Mass will be held Wednesday, January 23rd at 10:30 am at Our Lady of Guadalupe Chapel.

The family would like to thank Robert and Lydia for being mom’s caregivers while she prepared for heaven.  Special thanks goes out to the entire Hospice Compassus staff for their wonderful support and expertise.

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Diane Copetillo
   Posted Sun January 20, 2019
My condolence to the Hernandez family. Bernarda was always so nice when I would go visit her. May she RIP with our Lord Jesus Christ, and enjoy Reuniting with her love ones💕

Fidel Valerio
   Posted Mon January 21, 2019

EXPRESSION OF LOVE EASEL was sent by Isidro .

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the love of family and friends comfort you during these difficult days, our most heartfelt condolences. Love Isidro & Rosaura Valerio and Family.

Lisa williams
   Posted Wed January 23, 2019
My deepest condolence, may your hearts continue to find comfort in beautiful memories and Jesus words, john 5:28, 29

A. Guerra
   Posted Thu January 24, 2019
Lamento mucho su pérdida. Que sus recuerdos y la palabra de Dios en 2 Corintios 1:2-4 les de el consuelo que necesitan en este momento. Mis sinceras y más profundas condolencias.

Copyright © 2019 Lozano's Flagstaff Mortuary. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |