Date of Birth: Aug. 10, 1916, in Pacentro, Italy.
Parents: Joseph and Gaetana DeSantis.
Siblings: Quintino DeSantis, Mary Carano, and Flora DiMascio. Deceased are Angela Marchionda and Frank DeSantis.
Spouse: Velia DeSantis, married Jan. 26, 1939, in Pacentro. She died Nov. 4, 2008.
Children: John (Shirley) DeSantis of Surfside Beach, S.C.; Frank (Shelly) DeSantis of Fairlawn, Ohio; and Flo (Paul) Harkey of Canfield.
Education: In Pacentro.
Employment: Millwright for LTV Steel for 30 years.
Military Service: Italian Army Bersaglieri for 10 years.
Church membership: St. Dominic Church.
Club membership: Pacentrano Club.
Celebration: His birthday was celebrated with his family at the home of Paul and Flo Harkey.
Additional information: Mr. DeSantis exercises every day, loves to cook and vacation, and loves his family and parties.