Teresa Hernandez Velasquez, of Slidell, Louisiana, passed away on January 17, 2021 at the age of 44. She was born in Mountain View, California on March 31, 1976 to Simon Hernandez Jr. and Priscilla Hernandez and was a native of San Jose, California. Teresa is the beloved wife of Manuel Antonio Velasquez, cherished mother of Jose Manuel Velasquez, and loving sister of Manuel Hernandez and Joe Hernandez.
Teresa is a graduate of Independence High School in San Jose, California. She went on to pursue a degree in medical training and was employed as a pharmacy technician at CVS Pharmacy. Teresa enjoyed spending her time reading, cooking, fishing, and going to the beach. Her greatest love was spending time with her family and helping those in need in any way she could, including translating and providing transportation. Teresa touched many lives and will be greatly missed. Her family takes comfort in knowing God had a plan for her and has taken her back home.
“Until we meet again…We will cherish our fond memories. Love you.”
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