On October 2nd, 2023, Gary B. Hernandez suddenly passed away at his home in Odessa, Ontario at the age of 73. He was a beloved partner of Janet Young, a loving father of Steven Hernandez, a dear brother of the late Albert (Cheryl) Hernandez, late Mary (late Robert) Hedges, late Joyce (late Charles) Ford, Daniel Hernandez, late Donald (Karen) Hernandez, late Sandra (Allan) Burke, and late Alfred Hernandez. He is also remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Gary will be remembered for his deep passions for chasing knowledge, exploring the world, and for exceeding the expectations of people around him, in both the workplace and his personal life. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements have been entrusted to Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home at 197 King St. W. Harrow. The funeral is to take place on Saturday, October 21 at 2 pm at Colchester Memorial Cemetery with a reception to follow at the Shine Hospitality 62 King St E Harrow, (Former Knights of Columbus Hall). You may send your online condolences to www.geraldasmith.ca.