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October 10, 2013

Alfredo N. Santos, 83

Lawrence — Alfredo N. Santos, 83, of Lawrence passed away peacefully Tuesday, October 8th surrounded by his family at Methuen Health & Rehabilitation Center. He was born in St. Miguel Acores, Portugal, and was the son of the late Francisco and Cecilia (De Jesus) Santos.

Alfredo was educated in Portugal and came to this country in 1979 for a better life. While in Portugal he worked as a Merchant Marine and captained ships all over the world, when he came to this country he worked for Frank C. Myers Co. He was a loving family man and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Maria (Costa) Santos of Lawrence; his children, Elmira Aguiar and her husband, Adao, of Methuen, Gilda Cafua and her husband, Fernando, of West Palm Beach, FL, Natasha Rebelo of Manchester, NH, and Coralia Couto and her husband, Floriano, of Bow, NH, Alfredo M. Nicolau and his wife, Rosa, of Middleton, Claudio Santos and his wife, Nelia, of Boxford, and Manuel Santos and his wife, Michelle, of Lawrence. He was grandfather to 18 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Alfredo was predeceased by his son, Carlos Santos.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to calling hours on Friday, October 11th from 5 to 9 pm at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. His funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, October 12th at 10 am in Corpus Christi Parish at Holy Rosary Church, 35 Essex St., Lawrence. Entombment will follow at Eternal Light Mausoleum, Salem, NH.

For directions or to send online condolences please visit www.cataudellafh.com.