Jack was born in Porta Nova, Campanario, in the island of Madeira Portugal. He was a devoted family man who enjoyed working on his vegetable garden, caring for his fig trees, and fixing things. His greatest joy was spending time with his family and adoring his grandchildren.
Jack is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Carmina Isabel dos Santos, and his four children, Joe Santos and his wife Cheryl of Hudson, Chuck Santos and his wife Shelly of Westford, Vera Leoleis and her husband Christe of Marlborough, and Mark Santos and his wife Amy of Falmouth. He is also survived by his six grandchildren, Erica, Tyler, Austin, Michael, Matthew, and Alison.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, April 17, at 9 a.m., in Saint Michael’s Parish Church, 21 Manning St., Hudson. Interment will follow at Forestvale Cemetery, Broad Street, Hudson. Visiting hours will be Thursday, April 16, from 5-8 p.m., at the Tighe Hamilton Funeral Home, 50 Central St., Hudson.
Donations in memory of Jack may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.