Deolinda Fernandez

Deolinda Fernandez

AGE: 95 • Howell

Deolinda Flor Fernandez "Gram", age 95, of Howell, NJ, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by and in the arms of her loved ones on November 2, 2013. Gram was born in Portugal, lived in Newark, NJ, before moving to Wall and spent the last years of her life living in Howell with her daughter and son-in-law. She was predeceased by her husband Joseph P. Fernandez Jr. and three sisters, Arminda Valente, Mary Oliveira, Laura Monteiro. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Andrea and John Globis of Howell, a granddaughter, Tina Cannuli Gentile, her husband Philip, two precious little granddaughters, Elliana and Natalia Gentile, and her beloved dog, Bailey. Deolinda will always be remembered for her caring and feisty personality. She was loved by all who knew her. Family and friends are invited to visit on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the DiCostanzo family owned and operated, Lakewood Funeral Home, 6250 Highway 9, Howell. A funeral mass will be offered on Wednesday at 9:30 AM at the Church of St. Veronica. Burial will follow at St. Rose of Lima Cemetery, Freehold. For further information, please visit:

Funeral Home

Lakewood Funeral Home
6250 U.S. Route 9 Howell, NJ 07731
(732) 363-6565

Published in Asbury Park Press on Nov. 4, 2013