Felix Santiago passed away peacefully on December 23, 2017 at the age of 73. Felix was the loving husband to his wife Sabina Santiago and lived together in West Berlin, NJ since 1972. Felix and Sabina are now together in Heaven. Felix is survived by his daughter Michelle Santiago Sterling, his son Chris Santiago, granddaughter Sophia Sterling, brother Max Santiago and sister Maria Santiago.
Felix worked for Campbell Soup Company for 25 years and Rowan University (formerly UMDNJ) for an additional 25 years. He was known to his co-workers as a dedicated and loyal employee who never missed a day of work and finally retired in 2015. Felix is a Vietnam Veteran and served in the United States Army. He has been an active member of the American Legion Post 371 located in Gibbsboro, NJ where he participated in the Honor Guard. Felix loved to drive his antique car, the Lincoln Continental, and was always spotted riding his "John Deere" lawn mower throughout the neighborhood. He was an avid Eagles fan, and has been so happy that Army finally beat Navy.
Family and friends are invited to attend the viewing for Felix Friday eve, 6:00-8:00PM at Giosa Funeral Home, 171 Haddon Ave., West Berlin, NJ 08091 and again on Saturday, 9:00-10:30 AM at St. Peter's the Apostle Church, 5th & Girard Ave., Phila., PA 19123.
His Funeral Mass, celebrated by Father Richard Bennett, will take place at 10:30 AM at the Church. Interment, St. Mary's Ukrainian Cemetery, 438 Cedar Rd., Elkins Park, PA 19027.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the DAV Fundraising Program, www.dav.org