Wilfredo “Peewee” Santana, 66, of New Britain passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, at home.
Born in Yauco, Puerto Rico, he was the son of the late Manuel Santana and Gloria Rodriguez. He was a U.S. Marine Veteran of the Vietnam War.
Surviving are three sisters, Juanita Santana of New Britain, Leida Rivera and Milka Rivera of Florida; and a brother, Manuel Santana Jr. of Florida. He was predeceased by a daughter, Nicole Santana, and by a sister, Gloria E. Santana.
Calling hours will be held Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Erickson-Hansen Funeral Home, 411 S. Main St., New Britain. Burial, with military honors, will be Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at 11 a.m. in Fairview Cemetery, New Britain. Please share a memory of Peewee with the family in the online guest book at www.ericksonhansen.com