March 24, 1941 – July 30, 2019
Manuela Fernandez, 78, passed away on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 in Union, NJ. Born in Ribadavia, Spain, Manuela came to the US at the age of 15, where she lived in Newark for a short time, prior to settling in Union. Manuela was the “anchor” of her family. She loved to cook, shop, spend time at the shore, but most of all, spend time with her loving family.
Manuela was predeceased by her beloved husband, Rufino. She is survived by loving children Rudy and his wife Patty, and Jennifer Fernandez; her adoring grandchildren, Rudy, Derrick, and Samantha; her sister Rose Furman, her brother in law Alejandro Fernandez,her nieces Adrian, Krysten, Lola, Melanie and nephew Alex.
Visitation will be held on Friday, August 2, from 4-8 PM at the Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home, 145 E. Mt. Pleasant Avenue, Livingston. Funeral Mass will be offered on Saturday, August 3 at 10AM at St. Philomena’s Church, Livingston. Entombment will follow at Hollywood Memorial Park, Union.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Manuela’s name may be made to a charity of your choice.
- Visitation Friday, August 2, 2019
- Funeral Mass Saturday, August 3, 2019
- Entombment Saturday, August 3, 2019
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Deacon Fred Smith
August 5, 2019
Rudy, I am very sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. We were away on vacation in Cape Cod and when we returned home Saturday, I read Ole's email. This Sunday, when I raise the Cup at the Eucharistic Celebration, I will do it in honor of your Mom.
My prayers are with you and your family.