CSM JAMES SANTOS, USA (RET)
CSM James Santos, USA (Ret) a WWII Veteran, age 84, died on February 16, 2012. Retired in 1987 after 27 years as a Green Beret, US Army Special Forces. An officer and Board Member of Oahu Veterans Council and Member of Army Retiree Council. A life Member of SF Assn., Honolulu Chapter VIII and DAV, serving as State Commander for 2 years. Life member of VFW, NRA, the Vietnam and Australian Defense Forces Veterans, and West Hudson Rifle & Pistol Club. For 17 years, Jim served as Chairman of the Veterans Day annual ceremony at Punchbowl hosted by Oahu Veterans Council. Survived by wife Jacqueline, daughter Barbara Iampaglia of AZ, son James of NJ, grandson Joseph Iampaglia of Ft. Bragg, NC, granddaughter Lisa Cave of AZ, step-daughter Suzanne Buro of NJ, stepson George Naseef of NJ and 2 great grandchildren. Memorial services will be held at Punchbowl National Memorial Cemetery (Committal Court #9) on Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 10:30 AM.