Santiago Bernard Hernandez

June 20, 1928 ~ February 25, 2020 (age 91)

Obituary Image


Mr. Santiago Bernard Hernandez, age 91, of Lawrence, died on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at the Lawrence General Hospital. He was the loving husband of Juana (Tirado) Bernard.

Born in Naranjito, Puerto Rico on June 20, 1928, he was the son of the late Juan Bernard and Zoila Hernandez.

In addition to his wife, Santiago is survived by three sons, Virgilio Ribota & his wife Nelda Ribota, Santiago Bernard, Jr. and Juan Bernard; two daughters, Elba Rivera and Francis Bernard; four grandchildren, Ashanty Ribota, Jorge Ribota, Nara Bernard and Aisha Bernard. He is also survived by many nieces & nephews. Santiago was predeceased by all siblings.

Relatives & friends are invited to attend visiting hours at the Diaz-Healy Funeral Home, 107 South Broadway, Lawrence on Friday, February 28, 2020 from 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. followed by a funeral mass at St. Patrick Church, 118 South Broadway, Lawrence at 11 a.m. Interment will take place at St. Mary Cemetery in Lawrence.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Santiago Bernard Hernandez, please visit our floral store.


February 28, 2020

8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
The Diaz-Healy Funeral Home
107 South Broadway
South Lawrence, MA 01843

Funeral Mass
February 28, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Patrick Church (South Broadway, Bellevue Cemetery, Lawrence)

Interment following Funeral Mass
February 28, 2020

12:00 PM
St. Mary Cemetery
29 Barker Street
Lawrence, Massachusetts 01841