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Elmer Santiago Jr.,

Elmer Santiago Jr.,-  affectionately known as “Chester,” passed away peacefully at Tulane University Medical Center on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at the age of 50. He was surrounded by his loving family. A native of New Orleans, LA, Chester was the son of Mary Ann D. Santiago and the late Elmer “Pound” Santiago Sr.; the devoted companion of Tamara Harris; beloved twin brother of Latrisa Santiago (Lionel) Franklin; and brother of Kevin Santiago and Gary James.

Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend his Celebration of Life service on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 10:00AM at Gentilly Baptist Church, 5141 Franklin Ave., New Orleans, LA. Pastor Richard Williams officiating.

Visitation will be held from 9:00AM until the hour of service. Interment will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park, 10400 Old Gentilly Rd., New Orleans, LA.


Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.



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