Edgar Allen “Shorty” Santos

Edgar Santos

Edgar Allen “Shorty” Santos, 87, of Tiffin, passed away at 7:26 p.m., Sept. 8, 2019, at the Continuing Healthcare Nursing Home in Milan, Ohio.

Edgar was born Jan. 22, 1932, in Tiffin, to the late Clarence and Helen Rose (Straub) Santos.

Edgar is survived by his two daughters, Teresa (Rick) Sutter and Kim Gitcheff both of Tiffin, a son Randolph (Randy) Santos of Tiffin, six grandchildren, Matthew Sutter, Bryan (Ashley) Sutter, Angie (Max) Blackford, Steven (Kendall) Gitcheff, Jessica (Zak) Myer, Randy Lee Santos, five great-grandchildren, a brother, Clarence (Wanda) Santos of Newark, two sisters, Mary Gillmor of Fremont, Mary Amrhien of Willard, a foster-sister, Cleora Byers of Tiffin and many nieces and nephews.

Edgar was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Elizabeth Sylvester and a brother, Robert Santos.

Edgar spent most of his younger life in the home of Frank and Marie Yennie of Republic where he also attended Republic School. He worked at the Tiffin Art Metal Company in the Receiving department for several years.

Funeral services for Edgar will be held at 11 a.m., on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at the Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory in Tiffin. Visitation for family and friends will also be on Wednesday, from 10-11 a.m., at the funeral home. Burial will follow services on Wednesday at Fairmont cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.engleshookfuneralhome.com.