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Santo J. Panciera, Jr.

August 11, 1919 ~ August 19, 2017 (age 98)

Santo J. Panciera, Jr., 98, of Stillman Avenue, Pawcatuck, CT, passed away on Saturday morning, August 19, 2017 at his home. He was pre-deceased by his wife, Josephine T. (DiAngi) Panciera in 2000. He is survived by his sister, Esther Sarafian of Warwick and many nieces and nephews. Santo was also pre-deceased by four sisters and four brothers.

Mr. Panciera was born in Westerly on August 11, 1919, the son of the late Santo J. and Amelia (Molin) Panciera, Sr. Santo served our country in the United States Air Force in World War II from 1942-1945. After the war, he worked as a carpenter for Electric Boat in the Carpenter Model Shop for 39 years. He was an avid golfer, gardener and reader.

Funeral services will take place on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 10:00 am at Rushlow-Iacoi Funeral Home & Crematory, 64 Friendship Street, Westerly. There are no calling hours. Burial will take place at St. Michael’s Cemetery, Pawcatuck, CT.

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