Christopher Anthony Hernandez

KANSAS CITY, MO - Christopher Anthony Hernandez, age 56 , died Nov. 10, 2020 at Truman Medical Center in Kansas City, MO. He was born Oct. 23, 1964 in Garden City, KS, the son of Robert B. and Connie (Sanchez) Hernandez.

Chris graduated from Garden City High School in 1983 and moved to Kansas City in the 1990s. He was self-employed as a transport driver for different companies, most recently Roadrunner Transportations Systems. His hobbies included tinkering with his car, watching the Kansas City Chiefs, golfing, and snacking. He was always smiling and will be remembered for his kind-hearted playfulness. His "sistas" and "brothas" in crime will hold his memories close to their hearts until they meet again.

Survivors include his father, Robert Hernandez Sr.; siblings, Rita (Mario) Ramos, Richard (Jean) Hernandez, Robert Hernandez Jr., Linda (Deb) Finch, Jerry (Raidene) Hernandez, Sally Hernandez, and Rosann (Lynn) Hilliard; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and life long friends. He was preceded in death by is mother, Connie Hernandez.

A Funeral Mass will be 12 p.m. Nov. 16, 2020 at St. Mary Catholic Church, Garden City, KS, and will be broadcast live via the Garnand Facebook Page. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery. Visitation will be 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 15, 2020 at Garnand Funeral Home. The family suggests memorials to the Christopher Hernandez Memorial Fund in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N 7th Street, Garden City, KS 67846. Condolences may be posted at

Posted online on November 12, 2020