Fernandez Rivers Jr.

Fernandez Rivers Jr.

November 26, 1986 - October 15, 2019
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Fernandez Rivers Jr., 32, passed away on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at his home in East Beloit, Illinois. Honoring his wishes, cremation rites have been accorded with Funeral services taking place at 2 pm on Tuesday, October 22, at Lemke Funeral Homes – South Chapel (2610 Manufacturing Drive). Burial will take place at a later date. Lemke Funeral Homes assisted the family with arrangements.

Fernandez Rivers Jr. was born on November 26, 1986 in Brownsville, Tennessee to Fernandez Sr. and Marilyn (Metcalf) Rivers. Fernandez Rivers Jr. was a graduate of Clinton High school. Fernandez was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan and enjoyed playing sports. He loved to put a smile on everyone’s face. Above all, he loved his family very much, especially his children.

Fernandez is survived by his children – Fernandez III and Daijah (childrens mother Holly) and Layla (child’s mother Meghan); his childrens mother – Holly; his parents Marilyn and Fernandez Rivers Sr. of Clinton, IA; sister – Shanna Rivers of Clinton, IA; his maternal grandparents – Alton and Ernestine Metcalf of Rock Island, IL and his paternal grandmother – Willie Mae Perry of Somerville, TN; niece – J’Niah of Clinton and nephew Ja’Bari of Clinton; with a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Preceding Fernandez in death is his paternal grandfather – Anderson Watkins Jr.

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    Tuesday October 22, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Tuesday October 22, 2019 2:00pm
    Lemke Funeral Homes South Chapel
    2610 Manufacturing DR.
    Clinton, IA 52732
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Fernandez Rivers Sr.

Posted at 01:58pm
Just know how much we miss and love you so Nan. How we miss that smile...those hug's. You will always be with us Son. Love Ya'

Fernandez Rivers Sr.

Posted at 11:13am
What can be said? ...We so love you Gentle Giant. Dem Cowboy's won Son.

Fernandez Rivers Sr. Posted at 12:08pm have so much LOVE Man.....We so love You Nan..!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!.........

Fernandez Rivers Sr. Posted at 04:48pm

Your legacy shall continue Nan.............We got MUCH LOVE Son........

Fernandez Rivers Sr. Posted at 07:09am

Happy Birthday Nan...… will always be in our hearts forever. Love You...…….

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Posted at 11:01am
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during this difficult time. Love, The Shinkle Family
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