William Charles Santaniello

15 Aug 1933 - 8 Sep 1995

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William Charles Santaniello

15 Aug 1933 - 8 Sep 1995
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The obituary of William Charles Santaniello. Cemetery: , Location: . Birth: 15 Aug 1933, Death: 8 Sep 1995.

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Spouse: Gertrude A "Trudy"

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 - William Charles Santaniello, 62, of 3223 Rio Grande Trail, Kissimmee, died Sept. 8. Born Aug. 15, 1933, in Newburgh, N.Y., he moved to Kissimmee from Pembroke Pines in 1987. He was a retired postal carrier for the United States Postal Service and was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. He was Catholic. Survivors include his wife, Gertrude A. "Trudy" Santaniello, Kissimmee; sons, Thomas W. Santaniello, Orlando, William M. Santaniello, Kissimmee; and two grandchildren. Memorial services were held Sept. 12 at the Grissom chapel with Charles Swanson, chaplain of the Osceola Veterans Council, officiating. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Central Florida, 2500 Maitland Center Parkway, Suite 300, Maitland, Fla. 32751. Grissom Funeral Home, Kissimmee, was in charge of arrangements.  

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1933
William Charles Santaniello was born on 15 Aug 1933
William Charles Santaniello was 8 years old when World War II: Nazi Germany invades the Soviet Union in Operation Barbarossa. Nazi Germany is the common English name for Germany between 1933 and 1945, when Adolf Hitler and his Nazi Party (NSDAP) controlled the country through a dictatorship. Under Hitler's rule, Germany was transformed into a totalitarian state that controlled nearly all aspects of life via the Gleichschaltung legal process. The official name of the state was Deutsches Reich until 1943 and Großdeutsches Reich from 1943 to 1945. Nazi Germany is also known as the Third Reich, from German Drittes Reich, meaning "Third Realm" or "Third Empire", the first two being the Holy Roman Empire and the German Empire. The Nazi regime ended after the Allied Powers defeated Germany in May 1945, ending World War II in Europe.
William Charles Santaniello was 22 years old when Disneyland Hotel opens to the public in Anaheim, California. The Disneyland Hotel is a resort hotel located at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, owned by the Walt Disney Company and operated through its Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products division. Opened on October 5, 1955, as a motor inn owned and operated by Jack Wrather under an agreement with Walt Disney, the hotel was the first to officially bear the Disney name. Under Wrather's ownership, the hotel underwent several expansions and renovations over the years before being acquired by Disney in 1988. The hotel was downsized to its present capacity in 1999 as part of the Disneyland Resort expansion.
William Charles Santaniello was 30 years old when John F. Kennedy was assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas; hours later, Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in aboard Air Force One as the 36th President of the United States. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. He served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his presidency dealt with managing relations with the Soviet Union. As a member of the Democratic Party, Kennedy represented the state of Massachusetts in the United States House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate prior to becoming president.
1977
William Charles Santaniello was 44 years old when Star Wars is released in theaters. Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. It is the first film in the original Star Wars trilogy and the beginning of the Star Wars franchise. Starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, and Peter Mayhew, the film focuses on the Rebel Alliance, led by Princess Leia (Fisher), and its attempt to destroy the Galactic Empire's space station, the Death Star.
William Charles Santaniello was 56 years old when Cold War: Fall of the Berlin Wall: East Germany opens checkpoints in the Berlin Wall, allowing its citizens to travel to West Berlin. The Berlin Wall was a guarded concrete barrier that physically and ideologically divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989. Constructed by the German Democratic Republic, starting on 13 August 1961, the Wall cut off West Berlin from virtually all of surrounding East Germany and East Berlin until government officials opened it in November 1989. Its demolition officially began on 13 June 1990 and finished in 1992. The barrier included guard towers placed along large concrete walls, accompanied by a wide area that contained anti-vehicle trenches, "fakir beds" and other defenses. The Eastern Bloc portrayed the Wall as protecting its population from fascist elements conspiring to prevent the "will of the people" in building a socialist state in East Germany.
William Charles Santaniello died on 8 Sep 1995 at the age of 62

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