Jose Santiago Obituary

Jose  Angel Santiago
Jose Angel Santiago

February 22, 1948 - September 28, 2020
Born in Penuelas, Puerto Rico
Resided in West Chicago, Illinois


Jose Angel Santiago, 72, passed away on September 28, 2020 from complications of Cadasil. He was born in Penuelas, Puerto Rico. He emigrated with his family in 1952 and moved to West Chicago, IL. He graduated from WCCHS and worked as a truck driver for 30 years at Alumax.

Preceded in death by his parents, Maria and Juan Santiago; a sister Christina, brothers Dimas, Sergio and Louis. He is survived by his wife of 47 years Donna Santiago (nee Greenwood), three children, Brian Santiago, Brenda (Christopher) Santiago Cali, and Shilo Santiago Baty. He was Papa to two grandchildren, Jacob and Juliana Santiago Baty. He also leaves behind siblings Pedro (Gloria) Santiago, Miriam (Joe) Gomez, Margaret, Gladys and Wilson Santiago. He was a loving uncle to almost 30 nieces and nephews, along with dozens of great nieces and nephews.

Joe was a funny man who was always ready to lend a helping hand. He will be dearly missed by many life long friends as well as family. There will be a memorial/celebration of life at a later date.



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