Domenick Santo, 87

Domenick Joseph Santo, 87, of Ellwood City passed away Saturday, May 2, 2020 at Carriage Court in New Castle.

Born January 25, 1933 in New Castle, he was the son of the late Anthony and Rose (Lambiase) Santo. He was married to Mathilda Pistacchio Santo for 63 years as they were married on September 29, 1956. She survives.

Dom was a member of Holy Redeemer Church and the Sons of Italy in Ellwood City. He was a Korean War Veteran, serving from 1953-1955. Dom worked as an estimator at the Aetna Standard for 13 years then as the Purchasing Agent at Herr Voss, retiring after 26 years. Dom graduated from New Castle High School in 1951. He enjoyed playing amateur softball. Dom also enjoyed bowling in both the Industrial League and the Saturday Night Couples League.

In addition to his wife, Mathilda; survivors include three sons, Michael (Juliet) Santo of St Louis, MO, Robert (Lori) Santo of Venetia, PA, Greg (Kim) Santo of Tucson AZ, a sister, Teresa Flora of Boardman, OH, and five grandchildren, Jake, Tyler and Madison Santo of Venetia, and Jennifer and Kristopher Santo of Tucson.

He was preceded in death by siblings, Anthony and Anna Santo.

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, private services will be held. Please be with us in prayer. A Memorial Mass will be scheduled at a later date.

Interment will take place at the Holy Redeemer Cemetery .

Memorial Contributions may be made to Ellwood City Library or to Holy Redeemer Church.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Marshall Funeral Home, Ellwood City.  Online condolences may be sent to

3 thoughts on “Domenick Santo, 87

  1. With Deepest Sympathy to My Aunt Tillie and family.
    We’re so sorry about Uncle Dom. I know you’ll miss him. And we will too.
    Please know you’re in my thoughts and prayers.
    Love ya,
    Martine & Vaughn Vacar

  2. To Bob and the entire Santo family, sorry to hear about the passing of your father. My thoughts, condolences and prayers go out to you. Respectfully,

  3. So sorry for your loss . We will miss Dom. I know he is with his old friend Ron . He still calls him Tom – Dom .

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