Robert Jerel Hernandez

LAS VEGAS, NV - Robert Jerel Hernandez, age 45, died Aug. 25, 2020 in Las Vegas, NV. He was born Dec. 27, 1974 in Garden City, KS. Robert grew up in Garden City and attended Garden City schools. He then moved to Las Vegas, NV, where he has lived since. A self-employed artist, Robert enjoyed painting, sketching, tattoo, sculpture, and singing where he sang in a church choir.

Survivors include his mother, Beatrice Herrera of Garden City, KS; his father Robert Hernandez, Jr.; four siblings Denise and husband Randall Hundertmark of Garden City, KS, Antohny Garcia of Dallas, Texas, Alicia Garcia of Dallas, Texas, and James Garcia of Dodge City, KS; a step-father, Tony James Garcia of Garden City, KS; his grandfather Robert “Bob” Hernandez, Sr. of Garden City, KS; and seven nieces and nephews, Tristan Nanninga, Devin Hundertmark, Nathan Hundertmark, Jonathan Burback, Angela Burback, Christopher Burback, and Olivia Stogner.

Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Sept. 19, 2020 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Garden City, KS. A private family burial will take place at a later date. There will be no calling hours. Condolences may be given at

Posted online on September 16, 2020