Edgar J. Fernandes 72, of Martello Street died Saturday June 22, 2013 at his home.Born in Brava, Cape Verde Islands he was a son of the late Jose G. and Maria (Silva) Fernandes. Mr. Fernandes worked in the polishing department for Trifari before retiring. He loved fishing, boating, woodworking, gardening and spending time with his family. He leaves three daughters, Yvonne Fernandes-Rogers of Attleboro, Paula Scurry of Woonsocket and Yvette Fernandes of Hull, MA, two granddaughters, Madison and Olivia, one sister, Beatriz Tavares, one brother, Pedro Fernandes and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late, Maria Ricci and Joao Fernandes. His funeral will be held on Wednesday at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Saint Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Tuesday 4-8.