Marcos Hernandez Jr. 80, a loving father, grandfather and brother passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on 06/08/2021. \n Born in Whiteface Texas, Marcos lived his entire life in McAllen, Texas. A proud patriot of the United States Army, he served 4 years in the Infantry as a Special Weapons Instructor and 7 years in the Army Reserves. \n \n Marcos is survived by his daughters, Maricelda Hernandez-Hayes (Greg) and Mirna Gillaspia (Jack); his grandchildren Victor Saenz Jr., Maritza Saenz, Andrea Webster and Jack Gillaspia Jr. He had 13 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild. \n \n He is also survived by his brothers, Gilbert Hernandez (Mary), and Gilbert Hernandez Jr. (Norma); his sisters Gilma Trigo (Andy), Hilda Montes (Oscar) and Nettie Leidner (David). \n A private grave site service with Honor Guard will be conducted on 06/15/21 at Valley Memorial Gardens at 1:00 pm.