Died: July 26, 2014
Michael C. Santoro, 84, of Butler, passed away on July 26, 2014.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, Michael married Bette Castagna in 1949 and the couple moved to West Paterson where they raised their children. Michael proudly served in the US Navy during the Korean Conflict and was very active in the NRA.
Michael is survived by his wife of 65 years, Bette; his daughters, Janet Cimorelli and Joanne Andrews; his grandchildren, Nicole and Chris Cimorelli and Michael and Lauren Andrews; and his great grandchildren, Addison, Eris, Zella and Evelien.
A funeral service will be held 11 am Wednesday, July 30 at Gate of Heaven Cemetery Chapel, East Hanover. Entombment will follow. Visiting hours will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm Tuesday, July 29 at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Michael’s memory to the National Kidney Foundation would be greatly appreciated by his family.