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Nivia Hernandez

1944 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Nivia Edith Hernandez

Melbourne, FL

Nivia Edith Hernandez, 69, died at home with her family on April 2, 2014. She was born September 21, 1944 in Cidra, Puerto Rico to Wenseslao and Herminia Santos Figueroa.

Her family includes her husband of 50 years, Jovino; sons, Danny (Michelle) Hernandez and Jovino (Azmath) Hernandez; mother, Herminia; sister, Maria; grandchildren, Brian, Crystal, Shay, Adil, Asma, Zaid, Zain, Roma and Saif. She was preceded in death by her father, Wenseslao; brother, Luis and sister, Aurea.

Nivia was a member of Ascension Catholic Church and moved here in 1978 from Elmendorf AFB Alaska. Nivia enjoyed raising her family, the company of friends, and the joys of being a loving grandparent with her husband Jovino.

Her Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 am on Monday, April 7, 2014 at Ascension Catholic Church, 2950 N. Harbor City Blvd., Melbourne.

Burial will be on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Florida. Please consider donations to Cancer Care Foundation, 1430 Pine Street, Melbourne, FL 32901.

Arrangements entrusted to Ammen Family Cremation and Funeral Care, Melbourne, 724-2222. Share memories and sign the family guestbook at

Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Apr. 4, 2014
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