Aug. 17, 1962 – Dec. 4, 2013
Edward Steven “Skeeter” Fernandez was born on Aug. 17, 1962 and went to be with the Lord on Dec. 4, 2013.
He was a unique individual and lived life on his own terms. Skeeter was a diehard Dallas Cowboys fan and never missed a game. He loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and off-roading in his Ranger. Skeeter was a good son, brother, uncle, and Niño to many. He was a dedicated Detention Officer at the Immigration Detention Center in Florence, AZ.
He is survived by his parents, Mike and Mary Fernandez; brother, Michael Fernandez; sister, Terry Fernandez; five nieces and nephews; 20 great-nieces and nephews; and many close friends.
Services were held Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 at St. Francis of Assisi followed by interment at Fairview Cemetery.