WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – Manuel E. Fernandez of White Plains died Sunday, Jan. 27. He was 98.
He was born Aug. 12, 1914, in Argentina to Pergrina and Manuel Fernandez. He married Ann Rodriguez on Oct. 5, 1940, at Our Lady of Sorrows Church.
He worked as a maintenance manager at Water Wheel Inn in Ardsley for 25 years. He enjoyed bowling and golf into his 80s.
Survivors, in addition to his wife; are three children, Richard (Rose) Fernandez, of Gardiner, N.Y., Robert (Jane) Fernandez, of Jacksonville, Fla., and Raymond (Elizabeth) Fernandez, of Carmel, N.Y.; a sister, Lily Nunez, of Surprise, Ariz.; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a grandchild, Jamie; and a brother, Raul Nunez.
Visitation is from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at McMahon, Lyon and Hartnett Funeral Home in White Plains. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at noon Friday at Our Lady of Sorrows Church. Entombment will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery.
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