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“So sorry for your loss. He was such a kind and gracious man, who will surely be missed by all who knew him. May God comfort your entire family ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Brenda Kinchen - Loranger, LA

“Roger was "the barber" in Loranger for many years. My dad cut our hair most of the time, but there were times when we went into Roger's shop on a...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Dwayne Phillips Phillips - Reston, VA

“Laura & Julie, I am so sorry for your loss. Uncle Roger was an amazing person and I have so many great memories of him and Aunt Rachel and of you...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: April Winnett - Marsh - TN

“Sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and the family during this difficult time . ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Susan Mayeux - Hickory, NC

“Here's to a man I only met through the loving words of his granddaughter. She spoke the world of him, and thanked him for making her a better person....Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: D C - LA - acquaintance

“So sorry for your loss and the loss of my old running buddy. Good memories. Our prayers are with you. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Gordon Anderson

“My dear Uncle Roger, one of the sweetest, kindest men I've ever known! You've shown me nothing but unconditional love my whole life. I love you Uncle...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Cynthia Allen - Fairmount, GA

“A man who loved his family and was always there for them. Love is patient, Love is kind... I Corinthians 13:4, that was Uncle Roger. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Larry & Kathy Chambers - Granbury, TX

“Please accept our heartfelt condolences for the loss of your beloved father, grandfather and brother. May beautiful memories of happy times shared...Read More »
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Roger Wayne Fernandez, 78 years old of Loranger, Louisiana, passed away surrounded by his family on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at North Oaks Medical Center in Hammond. He was born on September 10, 1939, in New Orleans, Louisiana to Sylvester and Edolia Istre Fernandez. Roger was actively involved with his church family at Oak Grove Church of Christ and spent most of his time with youth activities when he was younger. He enjoyed life and loved jogging and all kinds of sports, but he especially loved spending time with his grandkids and family. Roger was a beloved and cherished husband, father and grandfather

Roger is survived by his daughters, Laura Fernandez Saucier and her husband Dwayne of Cottonport, Louisiana and Julie Fernandez Mayeux and her husband Jeff of Loranger, Louisiana, his grandchildren, Brandon, Lee, Lauren, Holly, Amber, Joel and Jennifer, his sister, Anna Thomas, also many beloved nieces, nephews and close friends.

Roger is preceded in death by his parents, Sylvester and Edolia Istre Fernandez and his wife Rachel Winnett Fernandez.

A Visitation for Roger will be held Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Hammond. A Funeral Service Celebrating Roger's Life will immediately follow visitation at 12:00pm in the funeral home. Interment will follow at Loranger Community Cemetery in Loranger.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Hammond.

Roger's guest book can be viewed on www.harrymckneely.com.