Armand C. L. Santos

  • BY wire.service
  • Friday, February 11, 2011 12:00am
  • Obituaries
Armand C. L. Santos

Armand C. L. Santos

Armand C. L. Santos, 76, died Monday, January 24, 2011 at Evergreen Memorial Hospital of respiratory failure. The burial took place at Tahoma National Cemetery, Kent, WA at 10:00 a.m., Friday, February 4, 2011. A Memorial service followed at Crossroads Bible Church, Bellevue, WA. Armand was born July 15, 1934 to Armando Santos and Beatriz Agrella Santos in Manchester, NH, and raised by loving parents Armando and Mary Freitas Santos. The family moved to CA in 1946. He left school at 16 to become a tuna fisherman in San Diego. He joined the US Navy in 1955. Armand returned home, got his GED and Technical Certificate from Hayward High and worked for Ford Motor Co. In 1961 he moved to Seattle and worked as an independent sales representative for the aerospace industry. In 1975 he started his own business A.S.A. Armand enjoyed working with children and was active in coaching youth baseball and soccer. He was active with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Survived by children Dan & Christy Santos of Bellevue; Deanna & David Kelly of Redmond; Eric Santos of Temecula, CA; brother Gene & Chrissy Santos of Tracy, CA; sister Caicilia Trzepacz of Dyer, IN; many nieces, nephews, and godchildren. Armand was preceded in death by mother Beatriz Agrella Santos and loving parents Armando and Mary Freitas Santos. Remembrances can be shared at www.sunsethillsfuneralhome.com. In Lieu of flowers Memorial Contributions can be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation. WA-Alaska & Washington Chapter. www.nwwishes.org

459972


Talk to us

Please share your story tips by emailing editor@kentreporter.com.

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website https://www.kentreporter.com/submit-letter/. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) Please keep letters to 300 words or less.

More in Obituaries

Shannon Lee Bowerman | Obituary
Shannon Lee Bowerman | Obituary

February 5, 1964 – February 1, 2024 Shannon Lee Bowerman (O’Fallon) passed… Continue reading

Mary Ellen Pardo | Obituary
Mary Ellen Pardo | Obituary

May 17, 1937 - January 23, 2024 Mary Ellen Pardo, of Kent,… Continue reading

Carol Joan Reitan | Obituary
Carol Joan Reitan | Obituary

Carol Joan Reitan, age 80, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on… Continue reading

Mikey McAllister | Obituary
Mikey McAllister | Obituary

August 1, 1977 - November 25, 2023 Mikey always surprised us from… Continue reading

Shirley Ann Dunigan | Obituary
Shirley Ann Dunigan | Obituary

Shirley Ann Dunigan passed away on June 16th, 2023. She was born… Continue reading

Todd Allan Apperson | Obituary
Todd Allan Apperson | Obituary

1961 - 2023 Todd Allan Apperson passed away on October 24, 2023… Continue reading

Carol Lois (Hanson) Matson | Obituary
Carol Lois (Hanson) Matson | Obituary

January 1, 1934 – October 6, 2023 On Friday, October 6, 2023,… Continue reading

Erva Veletta Marie Umberger Swafford | Obituary
Erva Veletta Marie Umberger Swafford | Obituary

July 8, 1930 – August 14, 2023 Erva was born in Sisseton,… Continue reading

Jeffrey Andrew Mitzel | Obituary
Jeffrey Andrew Mitzel | Obituary

August 24, 1990 – August 23, 2023 Jeffrey Andrew Mitzel died unexpectedly… Continue reading

Lois Jean Przybylski | Obituary
Lois Jean Przybylski | Obituary

1943–2023 Lois Jean (Budzeak) Przybylski lost her battle to complications of cancer… Continue reading

Leon Hugo Gutierrez | Obituary
Leon Hugo Gutierrez | Obituary

November 6, 1930- August 13, 2023 Leon passed away Sunday morning at… Continue reading

Leon Gutierrez
Leon Gutierrez

Leon Hugo Gutierrez died Aug. 13, 2023, at the age of 92.