Mario Fernandes, 77, of New Bedford, passed away at Hathaway Manor on Sunday, January 21,2024. Born in Villa Nova, Chaves, Portugal, he was the son the late Joaquim Fernandes and the late Maria Jesus (Santos) Fernandes.
Mario was a quiet and hardworking man; he could make a friend wherever he went. He worked for many years as a landscaper for various companies. Mario is survived by his son, Paulo Fernandes, his daughter, Rosemary Fernandes, brothers; Antonio Fernandes and his wife Donna and Albino Fernandes; several grand children, nieces and nephews.
A visitation for Mario will be held Friday, January 26th from 9:00am-10:30am at the Boulevard Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will follow at 11am at Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery. All are welcome to join the family in celebrating Mario's life following the services at the Madeira Club, 1626 Acushnet Ave, New Bedford.