Athens Review, Athens, Texas

June 10, 2013

Alfonzo ‘Poncho’ Hermosillo


The Athens Review

Athens — Alfonzo "Poncho" Hermosillo, 69, entered rest June 6, 2013.

Celebration of Life: 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at Ridglea Presbyterian Church, 6201 Camp Bowie Blvd.,  Fort Worth, TX 76116

Burial: Private

Visitation:  The family will receive guests at 1 p.m., Wednesday at the church.

Poncho Hermosillo was born Aug. 13, 1943 to Juan and Lucia (Mendez) Hermosillo.  His career in floral design began in 1961 at Cox's florists in Mineral Wells.  He opened Ponchos Flower Villa of Fort Worth  in 1997.   A member of the Chula Chaser Motorcycle Club of Fort  Worth, Poncho also coached Pee Wee and Pony league baseball, and was a proud member of the Fort Worth Jaycees. 

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Manuel Hermosillo.

Survivors include: his wife, Michele Sims Hermosillo; daughters, Lori Hermosillo and Raechele Hammond; sisters, Clara Cartwright, Martha Ruiz and Tammy Fielder-Valboa; grandchildren, Gavin Hermosillo and Kaitlyn Roche; several generations of loving family members and friends.