In memory of
ADELFO SANTOS Adelfo Hernandez Santos, 70, passed away Oct. 2, 2016, at Novant Health Medical Center, in Matthews, N.C. Adelfo was born July 26, 1946, to the late Ramon and Gloria Santos in the Philippines. In his spare time, he enjoyed playing tennis and walking his dog, Lucky. He had a passion for music. His singing and drumming to every beat brought joy to all. Adelfo, a self-taught chef and restaurant owner loved to cook and entertain his friends and family. Never was there a guest that left hungry. Adelfo loved life and was known for being the life of the party. His smile, jokes and laughter will never be forgotten. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Eric Santos. He is survived by his wife, of 44 years, Alicia De Torres Santos; his daughter, Rozanne Whyley and husband, Jonathan Whyley; and two grandchildren, JJ and Gabriel Whyley, all of Charlotte, N.C. Memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, at Sunset Station Hotel and Casino, 1301 W. Sunset Road, Henderson, NV 89014, in the Pinta Room. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Road, S.W. Lilburn, GA 30047. Carolina Cremation, 8517 Davis Lake Parkway, Suite D3, Charlotte, NC 28269, (980) 237-1731 is assisting the Santos family. Online condolences may be made at www.carolinacremation.com
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