Serafin Fernandez

Serafin Fernandez

AGE: 84 • Old Bridge

Serafin Fernandez passed away Saturday, January 5, 2013. Mr. Fernandez was 84 years of age. Born in Havana, Cuba, he came to the US in 1962 and lived temporarily in Staten Island, NY. He settled in Old Bridge in 1968 where he still resided. He was an Auditor for Bank of Nova Scotia in New York City for 42 years before his retirement in 1988. Mr. Fernandez was a member of Asociacion Pro Cuba and was a member of Lions Club International.

He was predeceased by his son Serafin Fernandez in 1985. He is survived by his wife Carmen (Alvarez) Fernandez, his daughter Teresita and her husband John Homza of South River, and his three grandchildren; Danielle, Adam, and Evan.

Funeral Services will be conducted on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 8:00 am from the Rezem Funeral Home, 457 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, followed by a 9:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Thomas the Apostle RC Church in Old Bridge. Entombment will be at the Holy Cross Burial Park Mausoleum in South Brunswick. Calling hours will be Tuesday, January 8, 2013 from 2-4 pm and 6- 8 pm at Rezem Funeral Home, 457 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick. For information, directions or to send condolences to family, please visit In lieu of flower, family asks that donations be made in Serafin's name to the , 1 Union Street, Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691 or .


Published in Home News Tribune on Jan. 7, 2013