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Evangeline Funeral Home

314 E Saint Peter St, New Iberia, LA

OBITUARY

Fernando "Papi" Hernandez

August 30, 1944May 6, 2020

Fernando Antonio “Papi” Hernandez, a devoted husband, loving father and grandfather, and “Papi” to many, has passed away on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at Iberia Medical Center. He was 75.

Fernando was born August 30, 1944 in El Salvador to the late Guadalupe Hernandez and the late Fernando Olivares. He was retired from Cajun Sugar with 40 years of service, a job that he enjoyed going to. Fernando’s greatest love was for his family and friends and he enjoyed the time he spent with them. He had a generous and kind heart and leaves a legacy of love. Rest well Papi for you have earned your heavenly reward.

Those left to cherish his memory is his wife of 40 years, Rina E. Fino Hernandez; his children, Erline Y. Hernandez (Aaron Stelly), Gina J. Hernandez, Fernando Hernandez, Jr. and Guadalupe Morales; his grandchildren whom he adored, Estela Stelly, Marianna Hernandez, Fernando Enrique Hernandez, Carlos Antonio Hernandez, Roxanna Araceli Hernandez, Carlos Alberto Morales and Carla Estephanie Morales; and his brothers and sisters, Gillermo Olivares, Carlota Olivares, Araceli Borja, Pedro Olivares and Ricardo Hernandez.

Papi’s family wishes to celebrate his life with his entire family and the many friends that have grown to love him during his lifetime. And because of that, memorial services will be announced and held at a later date when all restrictions are lifted.

Family and friends are encouraged to visit Fernando’s memorial page at www.evangelinefuneralhome.com and share your memories, photos and condolences with the family.

Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • Rina E. Fino Hernandez, Wife of 40 years
  • Erline Y Hernandez (Aaron Stelly), Daughter
  • Gina J. Hernandez, Daughter
  • Fernando Hernandez, Jr., Son
  • Guadalupe Morales, Daughter
  • Estela Stelly, Granddaughter
  • Marianna Hernandez, Daughter
  • Fernando Enrique Hernandez, Grandson
  • Carlos Antonio Hernandez, Grandson
  • Roxanna Araceli Hernandez, Granddaughter
  • Carlos Alberto Morales, Grandson
  • Carla Estephanie Morales, Granddaughter
  • Gillermo Olivares, Brother
  • Carlota Olivares, Sister
  • Araceli Borja, Sister
  • Pedro Olivares, Brother
  • Ricardo Hernandez, Brother
  • Guadalupe Hernandez, Mother (deceased)
  • Fernando Olivares, Father (deceased)

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Fernando Antonio “Papi” Hernandez, a devoted husband, loving father and grandfather, and “Papi” to many, has passed away on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at Iberia Medical Center. He was 75.

Fernando was born August 30, 1944 in El Salvador to the late Guadalupe Hernandez and the late Fernando Olivares. He was retired from Cajun Sugar with 40 years of service, a job that he enjoyed going to. Fernando’s greatest love was for his family and friends and he enjoyed the time he spent with them. He had a generous and kind heart and leaves a legacy of love. Rest well Papi for you have earned your heavenly reward.

Those left to cherish his memory is his wife of 40 years, Rina E. Fino Hernandez; his children, Erline Y. Hernandez (Aaron Stelly), Gina J. Hernandez, Fernando Hernandez, Jr. and Guadalupe Morales; his grandchildren whom he adored, Estela Stelly, Marianna Hernandez, Fernando Enrique Hernandez, Carlos Antonio Hernandez, Roxanna Araceli Hernandez, Carlos Alberto Morales and Carla Estephanie Morales; and his brothers and sisters, Gillermo Olivares, Carlota Olivares, Araceli Borja, Pedro Olivares and Ricardo Hernandez.

Papi’s family wishes to celebrate his life with his entire family and the many friends that have grown to love him during his lifetime. And because of that, memorial services will be announced and held at a later date when all restrictions are lifted.

Family and friends are encouraged to visit Fernando’s memorial page at www.evangelinefuneralhome.com and share your memories, photos and condolences with the family.

Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

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