Irene Fernandez

Visitation at Funeral Home

11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc.
301 Absecon Boulevard
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States

Final Resting Place

Holy Cross Cemetery
5061 Harding Highway
Hamilton Township, New Jersey, United States

Obituary of Irene Fernandez

Mrs. Irene Fernandez, 71, of Mays Landing, New Jersey passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020, at Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey. She was born September 24, 1948 in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico to Juan and Maria Cabrera. She was the wife of Gustavo Fernandez. Irene was educated in the local schools in Toa Baja and earned her Bachelors from Inter American University in Puerto Rico. After moving to New Jersey, she attended Rowan University in Glassboro where she earned her teacher's certification. She worked for the Atlantic City Board of Education as a teacher. Mrs. Fernandez taught Spanish at New York Avenue and the Uptown School. She retired in 2010 after twenty plus years of service. Irene enjoyed the Philadelphia sports teams and would often watch the Phillies and the 76 Sixers play. She loved spending time with her family and adored her grandson. She was preceded in death by: her parents, Juan and Maria Cabrera. Irene leaves to cherish her fond memories: her husband, Gustavo Fernandez; daughter, Haydeliz Miranda (Vince); grandson, Antonino Gustavo Miranda; and a host of our family members and friends. Funeral services are private. A visitation will be from 11:30AM to 12:30PM Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., 301 Absecon Boulevard, Atlantic City, New Jersey. Entombment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Mays Landing, New Jersey. Arrangements are entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., Atlantic City, New Jersey, where condolences maybe left at
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