Ernest E. “Ernie” Santos

February 1, 2019


Ernest E. "Ernie" Santos Sr., 71, of East Taunton, passed away on Friday, February 1, 2019 at his home. He was the husband ten years to Cynthia A. (Wyatt) Santos.

Ernest was born in Middleboro, the son of the late Ernest and Edna (Conant) Santos. Ernie worked out of the Local #4 in Boston as an operations engineer for many years. He enjoyed riding on his Harley Davidson, traveling with his wife to Tennessee, working on cars, being with his friends at the Italian Social Club and shooting at the Taunton Gun club where he was also a member. Ernie cherished the time he spent with his family especially his grandkids.

Survivors besides his wife are two daughters: Annette Previti Brown and her husband Andy of CO; Jocelyn Souza and her fiancé Jose Adornp of Taunton; four sons: Ernest Santos Jr. and his wife Debra of Taunton; Anthony Previti and his wife Kimberly of Texas; Shane Souza and his fiancé Elisha Hunt of Fall River and James Souza and fiancé Amanda Showers of Fall River; thirteen grandchildren; a brother: Gary Santos and his wife Nancy of Taunton; along with several nieces and nephews, lifetime friends: Alan and Linda Thurston of Taunton; a sister in law: Lisa Telesmanic and her husband Paul of Raynham; a brother in law David Wyatt and his wife Cathy of Assonet. He was the father of the late Robert "Bobby" Santos and brother of the late Patricia Cullen.

His Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2019, at 10am, in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., Taunton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial will be private at the request of the family.

Calling Hours will be held on Friday, February 8, 2019, from 4-7pm, in the funeral home.

Memorial donations in his memory can be made to Saint Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Calling Hours

FEB 8. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

Funeral Service

FEB 9. 10:00 AM (EST)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

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