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Guadalupe Cruz Hernandez

  • Birth 17 Feb 1925 Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 6 Jun 1987 Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 5021092

Daughter of Francisco & Concepcion Cruz. One brother Frank Cruz. She married Rosendo Landin Hernandez.They
had 3 sons Rosendo Jr. Mario,& Ruben Hernandez, 5 daughters
Connie Hernandez Gerstner, Juanita Hernandez Thompson, Guadalupe Hernandez Day, Carmen Hernandez Clinton & Monica Hernandez George.
A lifelong resident of St Joseph Mo., she was instrumental in developing and organizing the first Mexican Fiesta in 1942 that began the annual event in St Joseph. It was first held at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, and she was the events first Fiesta Queen.
She and her husband, Rosendo, owned and operated a Mexican resturant and grocery store for 39 years.


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  • Created by: Theresa Hernandez -White 💔
  • Added: 13 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5021092
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Guadalupe Cruz Hernandez (17 Feb 1925–6 Jun 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5021092, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Theresa Hernandez -White 💔 (contributor 46523955) .