Fernando Errazuriz, Sr., 95 of Maplewood passed away at home on May 22, 2019.
Funeral is from the Galante Funeral Home, 2800 Morris Ave. Union on Saturday at 9 AM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Sorrows Church in South Orange at 10:30 AM. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. Visitation is on Friday from 5-9 PM at the funeral home.
Born in Antofagastsa, Chile, Fernando moved with his family to America in 1977, and was a longtime Maplewood resident. After earning a law degree, he worked in Chile for the Merchant Marines, the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Public Service before retiring.
Fernando was the beloved husband of Fresia L. (nee Flores) Errazuriz; loving father of Victor Errazuriz and his wife Dorothy, Francisco Javier Errazuriz, and Marcelo Errazuriz and his wife Lisa; devoted grandfather of Victor, Nicholes, Sebastian, Veronica, Aaron, Bobby, Brian and Deanna; and adoring great-grandfather of Jacob, Alex, Jayden and Connor. He was also the dear uncle of Pamela, Cecilia and Paola Aedo Errazuriz; and brother-in-law of Julio & Anna Flores, Justo & Antonia Flores, and Berta Flores, and their children. Fernando was predeceased by his son Fernando Errazuriz, Jr., and by his sister Margot Errazuriz.