Who Was Sylvia Fernandez? Wiki, Biography, Age, Husband, Dies of COVID, Children

Sylvia Fernandez

Sylvia Fernandez Wiki – Sylvia Fernandez Biography

Unvaccinated couple Alvaro and Sylvia Fernandez of Loma Linda in California died on December 19, days after testing positive for COVID-19.

They were married for 25 years after meeting in high school and had four children together, including 17-year-old fraternal twins.


She was 42 years old.

Unvaccinated Couple Dies of COVID

Alvaro Fernandez, 44, and his wife Sylvia, 42, from Southern California, died within hours of each other on December 19.

The couple were married for 25 years after getting together when they were 15 and had four children, including 17-year-old twins.

Both tested positive for coronavirus days earlier, according to family members. Neither had been vaccinated.

Family Statement

Alvaro’s sister Alma Hernandez told NBC Los Angeles her brother had declined to have a shot despite suffering from underlying health conditions, including diabetes.

She said: ‘He wanted to wait and do more research. He Googled information. He didn’t want to believe everything that was on the news.

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‘This is kind of an eye-opener for everybody in my family that whoever is not vaccinated definitely should have their vaccines.’

Sylvia was said to have been more open to getting jabbed but did not get her first dose in time.

Her brother-in-law Salvador Fernandez told NBC the couple were ‘very close’, adding: ‘One couldn’t live without the other, you know? The same day my brother died, she died.’

Relatives started a fundraising page to support their four children, with thousands of donations already pouring in.


According to a GoFundMe created by the family, the couple is survived by their four children.

“This will be a loss felt for a very long time,” the fundraiser said. “To be left without their parents, and to have to carry the weight of being pushed into adulthood while their still children themselves. “