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Cheryl Ann Santoro

August 2, 1957 — January 4, 2021

Cheryl Ann Santoro age 63 of Canonsburg passed away Monday January 4, 2021 at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh. She was born August 2, 1957 in Canonsburg a daughter of the late John C. and Josephine J. Ortuso Haines.

Cheryl was a 1975 graduate of Canon-McMillan High School and a life-long resident of Canonsburg. She married her husband Dennis Santoro on August 6, 1977. After having her first child Justin, Cheryl began working in childcare. She had a love for cooking, baking and spending time with her family and friends, which she did every Sunday. Her home was always welcome to everyone. Her greatest joy in life was taking care of her beloved cats, which at one time she had nine. She also loved spending time with her grandchildren and watching movies with her granddaughter Raelyn. Cheryl was loving and caring and known to see the good in everyone.

She was a member of the St. Patrick worship site of St. Oscar Romero Parish

Left behind to cherish her memory is her daughter Angela Powell and her husband EJ of Washington; sister-in-law Denise Santoro of Canonsburg; grandchildren Raelyn Santoro and Liam Powell; three brothers Emory (Jessie), Dennis (Kimberly) and John (Ginger) Haines; sister Kimberly Jo Haines and many nieces, nephews and friends. Deceased in addition to her parents is her husband Dennis Santoro who passed away on November 8, 2010 and her son Justin Santoro who passed away on September 18, 2011.

Friends and family are welcome on Friday, January 8, 2021 from 10:00 am until the time of the funeral service at 12:00 pm in Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc., Joseph P. Salandra LFD owner/supervisor 304 West Pike Street Canonsburg 724-745-8120.

Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Gardens, McMurray, PA.

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