Edwin Fernandez

Obituary of Edwin Fernandez

Edwin Fernandez, 70, of 405 Seneca St., Oneida, passed away unexpectedly Friday morning, July 12, 2019, at his home.


He was born on February 21,1949, in Puerto Rico, the son of Edwardo Fernandez and Mercedes Santos-Olivo.  He attended schools in New York City.


Edwin held many jobs throughout his life.  He was employed for many years as the custodian for St. Joseph’s Catholic school in the Bronx.


He enjoyed watching tv, fishing, hunting, listening to music especially Shakira, and enjoyed smoking his cigarettes.  He loved spending time with his family especially the kids.


Surviving are two children, Serena Fernandez, and Richardo Fernandez; his brother, Louis Fernandez, of Bronx; a sister, Maria Fernandez, of Oneida; and many beloved nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by two brothers, Edwardo Fernandez, and Victor Fernandez.


Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at 2:00 PM at the Ironside Funeral Home, Inc., 342 Main St., Oneida.  Interment will take place in Sunnyside Cemetery.  Family and friends are invited and may call on Thursday prior to the service from 1:00 to 2:00 PM.

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