Dimas Santana Jr

January 31, 2022

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Dimas Santana, 51, ascended to paradise on Sunday January 30, 2022. His heart and soul were devoted to his mother Evelyn Rivera in life and in death, and they are now reunited in the presence of God. Dimas is survived by four children, Natasha, Joel, Dimas Jr. and Jaylene, his wife Shantina, and his siblings, Blanca (Deserie), Victor, Richie, Norma, Carmen, and Sandy, his nieces, Crystal, Liana, Brittany, Deserie, Briana, Arely, Jennalee, and Kaely. He was beloved by many friends and dubbed the “Governor” of Newark. His life was short, but full. He leaves behind a legacy of love, generosity, and fierce loyalty. Dimas is a legend that will love on, and he will be missed and loved by all forever.
“And Jesus said to him, “Assuredly, I say to you, today you will be with Me in Paradise.”- Luke
23:43 NKJV.

Family and friends are invited to the visitation on Friday February 4th, 2022, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Villa Americas Funeral Home.

Funeral Service on Saturday, February 5th at Rosedale Cemetery (Linden, NJ) at 11:00 a.m.

Please remember the use of facial mask is mandatory, as well as maintaining social distance and abstain to the most from hugging. 

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February 4, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Villa Americas Funeral Home
279 Roseville Ave.
Newark, NJ 07107

Funeral Service
February 5, 2022

11:00 AM
Rosedale Cemetery
Edgar Road
Linden, NJ 07000

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