Santos Ortega

December 18, 1918 - June 26, 2017

Santos Ortega born December 12, 1918, outside of Holbrook Arizona, passed away Monday, June 26, 2017 at his home in Fountain Valley, CA. He was a resident of Downey since 1943 and was a lector at St Raymond’s Catholic Church for many years. Santos was a dedicated family man, who served in WWII with 31 successful missions as a bombardier. He is survived by his 3 children, 6 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren. Please refer to for memorial information and charitable contributions, in lieu of flowers.