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John F. "Spanky" Santora

June 22, 1942 ~ January 1, 2021 (age 78)

Obituary

John F. "Spanky" Santora, 78 of Garnet Valley, PA passed away peacefully on January 1, 2021 at home with his family and loved ones around him.  John was the son of the late Charles and Katherine (Riley) Santora and was raised in South Philadelphia. He was a member of Saint George Greek Orthodox Church in Media, Pennsylvania.  He enjoyed being with his family, cars, mummers and being at his home in Florida.

Beloved husband of Angelica A. "Angie" Politarhos. His son, Marc J. Santora.  Also survived by his sister Patricia (Joe) Wyatt, sister-in-law Anna Santora.  Predeceased by Anthony Santora, Lucille Bryson, Charles Santora, Catherine Lowther, Alice Kane and Maryanne Lopatzie who passed away before him.  Spanky is also survived by his many nephews, nieces and cousins who adored him. 

John had many successful businesses including but not limited to Spanky’s Auto Sales, for 52 years being the “Round Man With The Square Deal” in South Philadelphia, Media and Glenolden

Relatives and friends are invited to his Viewing, Wednesday, January 6th, 6pm till 8pm St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 30 Forge Rd. Media, PA 19063 and Thursday morning 10am in the Church. Funeral Services Thursday 11am in the Church. Burial Edgewood Memorial Park in Glen Mills, PA. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 30 Forge Rd. Media, PA 19063.

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Services

Viewing
Wednesday
January 6, 2021

6:00 PM
St. George Greek Orthodox Church
30 E. Forge Rd.
Media, PA 19063

Viewing
Thursday
January 7, 2021

10:00 AM
St. George Greek Orthodox Church
30 E. Forge Rd.
Media, PA 19063

Funeral Service
Thursday
January 7, 2021

11:00 AM
St. George Greek Orthodox Church
30 E. Forge Rd.
Media, PA 19063

Donations

St. George Greek Orthodox Church
30 Forge Road, Media PA 19063

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