Edward Santos Obituary

Edward Manuel Santos
Edward Manuel Santos

January 14, 1926 - April 17, 2017
Born in Mission San Jose, California
Resided in Fremont, CA
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Edward "Fast Eddie" Santos passed away peacefully at home on April 15, 2017, at the age of 91.Born on January 14, 1926, Eddie was 1 of 9 children born to Williametta and Antone Santos. He is survived by his sister, Mary Scott of Fremont, CA.

As his parents before him, Eddie was born in Mission San Jose, CA. He lived his whole life less than a mile from the house he was born in. He married Betty Lou Bramwell in 1950 they were married 32 years until her death in 1982. They had three sons, Mark, Guy (1993) and Todd of Fremont, CA.

Eddie retired after 45 years of service at the Leslie Salt Company. He married Margery Waits in 1984. They traveled the world together, until her death in 2008.

He had a lifelong passion for horse racing. He created his own system for betting. Often you could find him at the Off Track Betting in Pleasanton.

There will be a Celebration of Life, April 25, 2017 at 2:00 PM held at Berge-Pappas-Smith Chapel of the Angels, 40842 Fremont Blvd, Fremont.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in his name to, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN.




Celebration of Life
Berge Pappas Smith Chapel of the Angels
40842 Fremont Blvd.
Fremont, CA US 94538
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
2:00 PM


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN US 38105
Our unique mission... to find cures for children with cancer and other life-threatening diseases through research and treatment. And no family ever pays St. Jude for anything.
Berge Pappas Smith Chapel of the Angels


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