Fernando F. Lopes, 75, of Elizabeth died on Friday at The Atria, Cranford. Relatives & Friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral on Monday July 22 from the August F. Schmidt Memorial Funeral Home, 139 Westfield Ave., Elizabeth, at 8:15 AM. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Fatima RC Church, Elizabeth at 9:00 AM. Entombment Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Visiting Sunday 3-6 PM.
Fernando was born in Chaves, Portugal & came to this country & Elizabeth in 1971. He was employed as a warehouse man and machine processor for Wakefern Corporation, Elizabeth for many years before retiring.He was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima RC Church, Elizabeth.
He was predeceased by his wife Maria Candida Gomes Lopes. He is survived by 2 Daughters, Liliana Dias & her husband Jose of Clark, Melissa Lopes & her husband Jorge Guarda of Mendham. A brother, Alberto Faria Lopes of Brazil & a sister Alzira Afonso & her husband Luis of Elizabeth. Grandfather of Brandon & David Dias, Ryan Guarda, Ethan Dias & Isabella Guarda.