Dana J. Fernandes 65, of Rumford passed away Sunday January 31, 2016 at Elmhurst Extended Care. Born in Providence he was the son of the late Joseph and Esther (Ferreira) Fernandes.
He worked as a truck driver for Pond View, and previously worked for the City of East Providence Highway Department, and Macera Brothers.
Dana is survived one daughter Melissa Fernandes of Bristol, and one grandson Joshua Soares. He was the brother of the late Jerry Silva.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday from 5-8 PM with a funeral service at 8PM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Elmhurst Extended Care 50 Maude Street, Providence, RI 02908.