1201 Main Street - Pittston (Port Griffith), PA 18640

Fernando Gonzalez Pérez - Saturday, 7/23/22

Fernando Gonzalez Pérez, 44, of Dupont passed away on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Twp., after a courageous battle with cancer.

Born in Bayamón, Puerto Rico, he was a son of the late Fernando Gonzalez and Aida Pérez. He was a graduate of Dr. Agustín Stahl High School, Bayamón, Puerto Rico and America Educational College, where he earned his degree in hotel management.

Fernando was a member of the Wyoming Valley Art League, Wilkes-Barre and enjoyed attending events with other members. He was an award winning photographer and had a distinctive eye for the unique. He enjoyed trips to various wineries and meeting new people. Fernando had a great love of animals and would always be caring for those in need of care. He loved Tigger and Harry Potter.

Fernando is survived by his brother, Juan Carlos Gonzalez Pérez and wife, Maria Rivera Natal, Manati, Puerto Rico; numerous extended family members; common law husband of 19 years, Jerry Rocker, Dupont; cats, Shadowpye, Esmeralda, Rose and Mrs. Fisher and dog, Marie.

A Blessing Service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, July 23, 2022, in Baloga Funeral Home Inc., 1201 Main St., Pittston (Port Griffith), with Fr. Paul McDonnell, O.S.J.., officiating.

Relatives and friends may pay their respects during a celebration of Fernando's life on Saturday from 12:00 to 2:00PM. As per Fernando's request everyone is asked to come dressed island casual, flip flops and all.

"We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars"- The Butcher's Wife

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From: Brendan ODonnell

Location: Ventnor City , NJ    Date: 2022-07-24

Descanse en paz, condolencias a su familia y amigos.

From: Family. Caride

Location: New Haven, CT    Date: 2022-07-19

Mis condolencias y fortaleza para su familia.

From: Larry Diaz Perez

Location: Hatillo Puerto Rico, FL    Date: 2022-07-18

My condolence to the whole family and specially to Jerry. From the famaly Diaz Torres

From: Rafael Pagan jr

Location: Scranton, PA    Date: 2022-07-17

He was a good friend, never has a no in his mouth. RIP Fernando.

From: Patty McDonald

Location: Dupont, PA    Date: 2022-07-17

Jerry and family, on behalf of Dupont Borough and myself, our condolences. So sorry to hear this. We cherish the several paintings at the borough and pavilion Jerry and Fernando did for the town events. Rest in Peace.

From: Raul Maldonado

Location: Carlsbad , NM    Date: 2022-07-16

So sorry u will be missed and I only talk to u on Facebook and I really miss u buddy r.i.p.

From: Maria Perez

Location: Aurora , CO    Date: 2022-07-16

Te estrañaremos SE nos fuel un Angel especial descanza en paz

From: Veronica Perez

Location: Bayamon Puerto Rico , PA    Date: 2022-07-16

Gracias Jerry por tu dedicación a Nandy, hay muchos recuerdos de nuestra infancia. Que descanse en Paz.

From: Jonathan Gonzalez

Location: Manati Puerto Rico, FL    Date: 2022-07-16

Rest In Peace my dear friend

From: Glenn Storm

Location: Olyphant, PA    Date: 2022-07-16

You are always in our hearts and your laughter will bring me a smile whenever I am feeling down or blue. We love you!

From: Evelyn Molina

Location: Bear Creek Township , PA    Date: 2022-07-16

My condolence to you and the family. RIP Fernando. You were a great person.

From: Habiby Ajram

Location: Mastic, NY    Date: 2022-07-16

You will always be remembered my friend and neighbor from Puerto Rico. Rest in Peace.

From: Zobeida Diaz Perez

Location: San Juan, PA    Date: 2022-07-16

Te extrañamos siempre. Tu risa se quedó entre todos nosotros en PR. Ily.

From: Gina

Location: Phenix City, AL    Date: 2022-07-16

Dios te bendiga y estés en la gloria con el. Siempre fuiste muy amable, simpático conmigo, siempre tan positivó sobre todo gracias por tú amistad desinteresada.Un fuerte abrazo y fortaleza a toda tú familia en especial a tú hermano Juan Carlos.

From: Giavanna

Location: Nanticoke , PA    Date: 2022-07-16

You will be missed. God Bless Yoi. Rest In Peace my dear friend

From: Omar Rosado

Location: Manati, AL    Date: 2022-07-16

Te extrañaremos amigo, pero siempre recordando los momentos bellos de la vida. Dios te guarde y bendiga.

From: Noemi Agosto

Location: Scranton, PA    Date: 2022-07-16

Mi amor ya que te vamos a extrañar. Sepa que nos va a hacer extrañar terriblemente. No conoces el vacío que tenemos sin ti mi amor.

From: Mauricio Milano

Location: Scranton, PA    Date: 2022-07-15

Miss you my great friend. I will see you somehow, someday,somewhere. Rest in peace

From: Taylor Baloga

Location: Dupont, PA    Date: 2022-07-15

Jerry and family, So sorry to hear of the loss of Fernando. He was a great neighbor and friend to our family. He will be greatly missed.

From: Dagmar Gutierrez

Location: San Diego , CA    Date: 2022-07-15

My deepest condolences to you and your family.

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