Santo grew up in the Gary New Duluth community attending Stowe Elementary, graduating from Morgan Park High School in 1959. He served for two years in the United States Army stationed in the United States. Returning to Duluth he was employed at U.S. Steel until their closing, Del Zotto Manufacturing, and Midwest Patrol in security.
His passion was the hunting shack in the fall that was shared by his sons, grandsons, friends, and family for many years.
Santo was preceded in death by sisters, Lorraine Bakaric, and Tess Christen; brothers-in-law; and nephew.
He will be greatly missed by his sons, Santo L., Mark (Belenda Clark), and Scott (Julie) Antonutti; daughter, Angela (Jeff Chandler) Antonutti; grandchildren, Tony (Natalia), Luke, Rachel, Joey, Josh, Tanner, Kailie, Brett, and Ethan; four great-grandchildren; and sisters, Dolly Dutmer and Janice (Pete) Nelson.
Visitation: 11:00 a.m. until the 12:00 p.m. noon Memorial Service Thursday, August 9, 2018 at Bell Brothers Funeral Home, 601 N 56th Ave. West, Duluth. Inurnment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Please leave a memory of Santo or words of support for the family at www.bellbrothersfuneralhome.com