Alberto Martin Fernandez, 49, of Brookfield, died March 17, 2012 at his home.

Mr. Martinez was born in Chicago on March 14, 1963 and worked as a carpenter.

He was the father of Adam (Jenna) Perotti and Albert Michael (Desiray) Fernandez; the grandfather of Adam James Michael Perotti; the son of the late Alberto and the late Teresa (nee Ponce) Fernandez; the brother of Rolando Fernandez, Patricia Schein, Teresa (Steven) Bross, Rosa Fernandez, Luz Maria (Guy) Wolgamott and the late Mario (the late Catherine) Flores; and the uncle of Cassandra, Monica, David, Ryan, Robert, Erica, Nicolas and Sarah.

Visitation will be on Thursday, March 22 from 3 to 9 p.m. at Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, 2447 Desplaines Ave. in North Riverside. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, March 23 at 10 a.m. at St. Barbara Church, 4008 Prairie Ave. in Brookfield.

Memorial donations are appreciated to Seasons Hospice, 621 Plainfield Road, Willowbrook, Ill. 60527.