Julio Cruz Hernandez, 60, of Van Buren died Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, at a local hospital. He was owner and operator of rental properties.

He is survived by his wife, Cecilia; three daughters, Thelma Ortiz of California and Estefania and Frances Hernandez, both of Van Buren; two sons, Vicente Mendoza and Tito Hernandez, both of Van Buren; two sisters, one brother and six grandchildren.

Cremation was under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.