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Joseph "Joe" Santo

August 29, 1937 ~ January 2, 2020 (age 82)


Santo, Joseph “Joe” -Of Reading, Jan. 2nd. Beloved husband of Mary V. (Morgan). Devoted father of Joseph R. Santo and his wife Maureen of Salem NH and Laura Hardy and her late husband James of Tewksbury. Loving son of the late Joseph Santo and Rose (Perillo). Cherished grandfather of Joseph Santo and his wife Leah of Natick, Danielle of Marlborough, Nicholas and Elizabeth Santo of Salem NH and Andrea and Brooke Hardy of Tewksbury. Adored great grandfather of Mari, Jada, Zachary and Camden Santo Dear brother of Marie Catania of Cotuit MA, Adeline Carter and Bob Houldsworth of Londonderry NH and Rita Campbell of Burlington MA.  Funeral from the Funeral Home on Tuesday, Jan. 7th at 9:30am. Funeral Mass in St. Athanasius Church, 300 Haverhill St., Reading at 10:30am. Relatives and friends may visit at the funeral home Monday 4-8pm. Interment Charles Lawn Cemetery, Reading. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Joe’s name to the American Diabetes Assoc., 1 Bromfield St., Boston, MA 02108. Joe was past President of the Reading Lion’s Club and owned and operated Josephs Two Restaurant in Waltham for over 40 years with his son Joe. 

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January 6, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cota Funeral Homes
335 Park Street
North Reading, MA 01864

Mass of Christian Burial
January 7, 2020

10:30 AM
St. Athanasius Church
300 Haverhill St.
Reading, ma 01867

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