Stephanie “Keko” Hernandez, 32, of Littlefield, passed away Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019. Funeral Mass will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 12, 2019 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Littlefield with Father Brian Wood officiating. Interment will follow in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery. Rosary was recited Wednesday evening at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the personal care of Hillcrest Funeral Home in Littlefield.
She was born Feb. 6, 1986 in Lubbock to Jerry Hernandez and Sandra Garcia.
Stephanie was known by her nickname “Keko”. She graduated from Littlefield High School with the class of 2004. Keko enjoyed cooking, music, singing and dancing, and was an avid Texas Longorn and Dallas Cowboy fan. She was a hard worker and a good mom.
Keko is survived by her fiancée, Robert Ramirez of Littlefield; a daughter, Skyla Jimenez of Littlefield; three sons, Javen Jimenez, Jerrius Ybarra and Tristen Ramirez all of Littlefield; father Jerry “Pepe” Hernandez and wife, Lolita of Littlefield; mother, Sandra Garcia of Littlefield; five sisters, Mauria Hernandez, Jerri Espinoza, Levy Hernandez, Cassandra Jimenez and Brianda Jimenez all of Littlefield; four brothers, Justin Jimenez, Jonathan Villareal, and Edward Jimenez all of Littlefield and Joshua Villarreal of Plainview; maternal grandpa, Eloy Garcia of Littlefield; maternal grandma, Maria Hernandez of Littlefield; and numerous cousins, aunts, uncles and extended family members.
She was preceded in death by a son, Brian James Jimenez; paternal grandparents Juan and Julia Hernandez; and a niece, Aliyah Perez.
Serving as pallbearers will be Sergio Salinas, Tony Salinas, Joshua Villarreal, Edward Jimenez, Gino Garcia and Jonathan Villarreal.