Jose Lima Santos
Jose Lima Santos

April 3, 1942 - October 22, 2018
Born in Sao Miguel, Azores, Portugal
Resided in East Providence, RI
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Jose Lima Santos, age 76, of Rice Ave., East Providence, died October 22, 2018 at Roger Williams Medical Center with his loving family by his side. He was the beloved husband of Helena M. (Tavares) Santos for 49 years. Born in Sao Miguel, Azores, Portugal, he was a son of the late Jose and Ernestina (Lima) Santos.

He worked as an assembler for Davol Rubber Company.

In addition to his wife Helena, he is survived by his son Peter Santos and his wife Sherry of Seekonk, his daughter Christine Santos of Pawtucket, 3 grandsons; Roth, Isac and Jack. He leaves his sister Ida Benevides and her husband Jose, his sister-in-law Belmira Sousa and her husband David all East Providence and many nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Manuel Santos, Joao Santos and Eulalia Mello.

His funeral will begin on Monday at 9am from the Rebello Funeral Home and Crematory, 901 Broadway, East Providence; followed by A Mass of Christian Burial at 10am in St. Francis Xavier Church, N. Carpenter St., East Providence. Burial will be private. Calling hours will be held on Sunday from 5-8pm.

Please omit flowers. Contributions in Jose’s memory may be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 2348 Post Road Suite 114, Warwick, RI 02886




Rebello Funeral Home
901 Broadway
East Providence, RI US 02914
Sunday, October 28, 2018
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
St. Francis Xavier Church
No. Carpenter Street
East Providence, RI US 02914
Monday, October 29, 2018
10:00 AM