SOUTH LAWRENCE — Pablo Santiago, 74, formerly of Brooklyn, N.Y., passed away on April 27, 2014, after sustained injuries in an automobile pedestrian accident.
He was the loving husband of 45 years of Mrs. Teresa (Normandia) Santiago of South Lawrence.
A native of Bayamon, Puerto Rico, he was born on January 25, 1940, and was raised and educated there. He was the son of the late Dionicio and Petra (Rivera) Santiago.
Prior to retirement, he was employed as a jeweler, and was sought out for his repair skills.
Mr. Santiago was charismatic and made friends easily. In his spare time, he enjoyed spending time with family and was phenomenal at playing dominoes. He will not be soon forgotten.
In addition to his devoted wife, family members include five sons, Edwin Santiago, Edgar Santiago, Paul Santiago, Daniel Santiago, and Joel Santiago; six daughters, Damaris Santiago †, Jaqueline Santiago †, Evelyn Santiago, Grimaldi Lugo, Brenda Rodriguez, and Michelle Santiago; 18 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; several brothers and sisters; and many nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: His funeral will be held from The Diaz-Healy Funeral Home, Inc., 107 South Broadway, opposite St. Patrick Church, South Lawrence.
Calling hours will be on May 1, from 4 to 8 p.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Final acts of farewell and laying to rest are private. If you need a ride to the funeral home, call 978-685-5732.
Condolences may be registered at www.diazhealyfuneralservice.com.