Obituary of Edward Hernandez
Edward Hernandez, 59, of Rome, passed away on Wednesday, November 5, 2019 at St. Elizabeth’s Healthcare in Utica. Born in the Bronx on November 15, 1959, he was the son of Juan and Maria (Gorritz) Hernandez. On August 29, 2008 he was united in marriage to Sherry Patterson.
Ed was an electrician in NYC and worked at MIDAIR as a mechanic locally. He was a lifelong DJ.
Surviving besides his loving wife, Sherry, is his father, Juan Hernandez; twelve children, Edward Hernandez, Jr., Elizabeth (Danny) Arce, Erica (Steven) Mullet, Hector(Casey) Hernandez, Ezra Jacob Hernandez, Christina Hernandez, Aaron Hernandez, Miguel Hernandez, Jessica Vigil, Craig Miles Concetta (Matt) Floge and Tiffany Combs; six siblings, John Hernandez, Nilda Hernandez, Larry Hernandez, Esteban Hernandez, Alfredo Hernandez and Jeannie Hernandez; twenty grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his mother, Maria; a sister, Elizabeth Hernandez; a brother, Miguel Hernandez; and four sons, Danny, Roberto, Jesus and baby boy Hernandez.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 9th at 7:00 p.m. at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome. Interment will take place at Rome Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday prior to the service from 5-7:00 p.m.