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Gelasio "Antonio" Fernandez

November 21, 1932 ~ December 21, 2020 (age 88)


Gelasio “Antonio” Fernandez was born on November 21, 1932 in Havana, Cuba to Ramon and Florentina (Perez) Fernandez. Antonio, was trilingual in Spanish, English, & Italian. He had a profound love for the arts, music & culture but his greatest passion was for his lifelong hobby of photography. Although he enjoyed living most of his life in New Jersey, he always found time to travel abroad & to visit family. Antonio was not only talented & well-educated, but also very loving, compassionate & a man of integrity. He retired from the Bank of Boston as a Public Accountant.

Antonio was preceded in death by his father, Ramon, his mother Florentina, and his two sisters Aleida and Concepcion. He is survived by several cousins, nieces and nephews to include his cousin Mirta Sanchez, nephew Rafael Cuesta, and great-niece Odalys Machado.


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