Christopher Ryan Hernandez, 33, of Hershey passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019 at Great Plains Health.

Christopher was born on March 9, 1986 in North Platte to Gilbert and Kathy J. (Thompson) Hernandez.

He graduated from North Platte High School in 2004. Christopher worked at several places in North Platte including Taco John’s, Jimmy John’s, and Dave’s Place.

Christopher was very musical and artistic. He loved his family and his friends. He was a big movie buff, especially enjoying the Star Wars movies.

He also loved family celebrations and was very loving to all.

Survivors include his father, Gilbert of Hershey; siblings, Jennifer (Greg) Otzel of Hershey, Greg Hernandez of Lincoln, and Dana Hernandez of Amarillo, Texas; nieces and nephews, Tori, Tessa, Tyra, Trevor, Jacob, and Aaron; aunts and uncles, Lori (Tom) Jensen of Grand Island, Belle Soto of North Platte, LeRoy (Carol) Hernandez of Hershey, Debbie Hernandez of Omaha, and Mike (Cindy) Hernandez of Hastings; and other family.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Kathy; uncles, Rudy Hernandez and Tony Hernandez; aunts, Virginia Reyes and Anita Cook; grandparents, Carl and Anna Thompson and Ned and Adela Hernandez; and cousins, Sarah Nida Hernandez, Rudy Ray, and Jason Cook.

Memorial service will be on Thursday, March 14 at 10 a.m. at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements. Inurnment will follow at Floral Lawns Memorial Gardens at a later date.

Christian Wake services will be on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the funeral home and those wishing to sign the memorial book may do so from 9 a.m.–7 p.m.

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