Rafael D. Fernandez
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Rafael D. Fernandez
  • August 1, 1941 - April 23, 2017
  • Providence, Rhode Island

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Rafael David Fernandez, a 75-year-old resident of Providence, Rhode Island, passed away on April 23rd, 2017 surrounded by his loved ones. David was born August 1,1941 in Laguna De Moca, Dominican Republic.

He was a retired businessman and was extremely involved in the St. Michael's church community.

David is survived by his wife Tomasina Fernandez; his three sons David, Luis, and Arnaldo; his seven grandchildren Keily, Andrew, Karen, Ivan, Gabriel, Gezzelle and Jennelle; his brothers Fellito, Arsenio, Diogenes, Bolivar, Manuel and Esteban; and his sisters Sor. Luz, Veronica, Elba and Sor. Magdalena. All describe him as being a kind, lovable and peaceful man of God.

The family will welcome David's friends on Thursday, April 27, 2017, from 5:00pm to 8:00pm in the Romano Funeral Home, 627 Union Avenue, Providence, Rhode Island. His funeral will be Friday, April 28, 2017 at 8:45 am from the Romano Funeral Home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00am in St. Michael's Church, 239 Oxford Street, Providence and will be followed by the burial at St. Ann's Cemetery in Cranston, Rhode Island.

Rafael David Fernandez de 75 años de edad, residente en la ciudad de Providence, Rhode Island, falleció el 23 de Abril del 2017 rodeado de sus seres queridos. David nació el 1 de Agosto de 1941 en Laguna De Moca, República Dominicana. El era un hombre de negocios retirado y estaba muy involucrado en la iglesia de San Miguel (St. Michael).

A David le sobreviven varios miembros de su familia quienes le describen como un hombre amable, de gran fe y sano espiritualmente. Empezando por su esposa: Tomasina Fernandez, sus hijos, David, Luis, y Arnaldo; sus nietos, Keily, Andrew, Karen, Ivan, Gabriel, Gezzelle y Jennelle; sus hermanos, Fellito, Arsenio, Diogenes, Bolivar, Manuel y Esteban; sus hermanas, Sor. Luz, Veronica, Elba y Sor. Magdalena.

La familia recibirá a los amigos el Jueves 27 de Abril del 2017 a partir de las 5:00 PM hasta la 8:00 PM en la Funeraria Romano Providence, RI. Una misa se celebrará el Viernes 28 Abril, del 2017 a las 10:00 AM, en la iglesia San Miguel, siguiendo con la sepultura en el cementerio de Santa Ana en Cranston, Rhode Island.