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Jose Hernandez Cabrera, 83, of Rock Island passed away Thursday May
31, 2018 in Rock Island.
In accordance with his wishes, funeral services and burial will be in
Mexico at a later date. Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, Rock
Island, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Jose was born September 28, 1934 in San Antonio Carupo, Michoacán,
Mexico, a son of Luis and Concepsion Cabrera Hernandez. He married Luisa
Rodriguez on January 1, 1960 in San Antonio Carupo, Michoacán.
He was a farmer in Mexico for many years. Jose loved to play guitar
and sing with a Mariachi Band. He also enjoyed playing baseball and basketball.
Surviving are his wife, Luisa, of Rock Island; children, Concepsion,
of Calif., Jovita, Rock Island, Evangelina, Calif., Gloria, Mauricio and
Jose, all of Rock Island; seventeen grandchildren; four great
grandchildren; brothers, Florentino, Rafael, and Aurelio, all of Calif.;
and numerous nieces, nephews, and additional family.
Jose was preceded in death by his parents; son, Silvestre; sister,
Trina; and brothers, Miguel, Luis and Salvador.