Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.


Joseph Fernandez, 87, of Dumont, NJ (formerly of New York City), died peacefully on March 6, 2020.  Beloved husband of Elisa Veiga Insua for 65 years.  Loving father of Marisa Fernandez-Steinhart and her husband Michael, Susan Fernandez and Joseph Fernandez.  Cherished grandfather of Jaclyn and Marcia. 

Joseph was born in LaCoruna, Spain to Juana (née Perez) and Jose Fernandez.  He was a customer service representative with the Greyhound Bus Company, New York City, retiring after 43 years.

Funeral Mass Monday, March 9th, 11 AM, St. Mary’s R.C. Church, Dumont.  All are asked to gather directly at the church. Entombment Garden of Memories, Washington Township.  Private viewing.


Share your favorite memories, offer words of sympathy, light a candle, or leave a memento.

Please be advised that we are open & available to serve you during your time of need following temporary guidelines set forth under NJ Executive order 107.

In order to comply with the new regulations, we are requesting that all funeral gatherings & visitations do not exceed 10 people.

We encourage friends of the family to visit our obituaries page to send condolences online. Funeral arrangements can be made via telephone and email to limit exposure. Cemeteries are also required to follow health code restrictions concerning attendance at interments and entombments.

We continue to receive updated information from the Federal Government, Center for Disease Control, and the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association to ensure that the information provided is current.

To acquire more information visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.