SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

January 5, 2013

Linda J. (Sirois) Santos, 68


Bradford — Linda J. (Sirois) Santos, 68, of Bradford passed away Thursday, January 3, 2013, at the Holy Family Hospital in Methuen.

She was born in Danvers on March 18, 1944, daughter of the late Woodrow and Ruth (Wilson) Sirois. Linda was educated in Danvers and was employed as a CNA at several area nursing homes for many years. She was an active member of Sacred Hearts Parish in Bradford often volunteering her time at the food pantry. Linda was talented artist, enjoyed camping and traveling, and especially loved spending time with “her boys.”

She was the loving mother of the late Richard J. Santos, II, who died in 1995 and is survived by her husband of 46 years, Richard J. Santos; her three sons, Steven A. and his wife, Jeanne of Haverhill, Kevin R. of Cape Coral, Fla., and Dennis J. and his wife, Jinny of Wilton, Conn.; two grandchildren, Anthony and Adasha Santos;, sisters, Ruthanne Lyons, Gail Stanley and June Murray; brothers, Mark and Erik Sirois, as well as several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her funeral on Monday, January 7, at 9 a.m. from the H.L. Farmer & Sons Bradford Funeral Home, 210 South Main St., Bradford, followed by a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. at Sacred Hearts Church, Bradford. Interment will follow in the Elmwood Cemetery, Bradford. Calling hours at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Bradford Funeral Home will be Sunday from 2-5 pm. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the Sacred Hearts Food Pantry, c/o the Pastoral Center, 48 South Chestnut St. Bradford, MA 01835. Condolences to her family may be made at www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.