OBITUARY

David M. dos Santos

February 15, 1979November 13, 2018
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David M. dos Santos, 39, of Stephen St, Dartmouth passed away early Tuesday morning on November 13, 2018 in a tragic motor vehicle accident.

David is survived by his two daughters, Briana and Sophia dos Santos, his parents Victor and Maria Filomena dos Santos, his sister Jennifer dos Santos and brother in-law Jeff Clement. David also leaves his nephews, Ryan and Dylan Clement, Jacob, Simon, Matthew, and niece Charlotte DaRosa, as well as his godchildren Oscar Costa, Abigail and Adrien Raposo. Also survived by Gilbert and Conceicao Costa and his in-laws Antonio and Zeneida DaRosa.

David graduated from Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School in 1998. Then proceeded to graduate from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in 2002 with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. He worked as a watchmaker and jeweler at Gilbert’s Jeweler for over 27 years. He was also the proprietor of New England Time Company and a master watchmaker.

In his free time David enjoyed nothing more than spending time with his daughters. He studied taekwondo with his oldest daughter. He also enjoyed spending time with his friends on long pond and working weekends at Slainte’s Irish Pub as a bouncer and bar back.

David will be remembered by everyone who knew him for his tenacious kindness, fierce friendship, and infinite generosity.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the trust funds of Briana and Sophia dos Santos via David’s sister Jennifer Dos Santos.

Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 5-9pm in the ROCK FUNERAL HOME, 1285 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford. His Funeral will be held on Wednesday at 10am from the funeral home followed by a Funeral Mass at 11am in St. Mary’s Church, 343 Tarkiln Hill Rd., New Bedford. Burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, New Bedford. For online tributes please visit: www.rock-funeralhome.com

  • DONATIONS

  • Donations may be made to the Trust Funds of Briana and Sophia dos Santos via David's sister Jennifer dos Santos

Services

  • Visiting Hours Tuesday, November 20, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, November 21, 2018
  • Burial Wednesday, November 21, 2018
REMEMBERING

David M. dos Santos

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jeanne hebert

November 19, 2018

Jen I'm so sorry to hear this sad news, if your brother was anything like you he had to have been wonderful. Prayers for you and your family. Hugs

Leah Braun

November 18, 2018

David was a great friend in high school and we went to prom together as friends. David had a girlfriend later on and was still such a gentleman and took me to prom. I’m sad that we lost touch after graduation but he had a big impact on my life in many ways. Take care my friend.

Jacqueline Clement

November 18, 2018


Our thoughts and prayers and deep sympathy are offered to the family and friends of David Dos Santos. God Bless and Comfort You at this sad time,
Sincerely, Aunt Jackie ,Lea,Melissa,April,

Sandy & Don LeBlanc

November 17, 2018

We would like to extend our deepest Sympathies and our prayers to David's daughters and family at this difficult time. Dave will always be remembered as a great guy with a big heart and wonderful smile. May your memories wrap you in peace and comfort.

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Biography

David M. dos Santos, 39, of Stephen St, Dartmouth passed away early Tuesday morning on November 13, 2018 in a tragic motor vehicle accident.

David is survived by his two daughters, Briana and Sophia dos Santos, his parents Victor and Maria Filomena dos Santos, his sister Jennifer dos Santos and brother in-law Jeff Clement. David also leaves his nephews, Ryan and Dylan Clement, Jacob, Simon, Matthew, and niece Charlotte DaRosa, as well as his godchildren Oscar Costa, Abigail and Adrien Raposo. Also survived by Gilbert and Conceicao Costa and his in-laws Anthony and Zeneida DaRosa.

David graduated from Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School in 1998. Then proceeded to graduate from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in 2002 with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. He worked as a watchmaker and jeweler at Gilbert’s Jeweler for over 27 years. He was also the proprietor of New England Time Company and a master watchmaker.

In his free time David enjoyed nothing more than spending time with his daughters. He studied taekwondo with his oldest daughter. He also enjoyed spending time with his friends on long pond and working weekends at Slainte’s Irish Pub as a bouncer and bar back.

David will be remembered by everyone who knew him for his tenacious kindness, fierce friendship, and infinite generosity.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the trust funds of Briana and Sophia dos Santos via David’s sister Jennifer Dos Santos.

Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 5-9pm in the ROCK FUNERAL HOME, 1285 Ashley Blvd., New Bedford. His Funeral will be held on Wednesday at 10am from the funeral home followed by a Funeral Mass at 11am in St. Mary’s Church, 343 Tarkiln Hill Rd., New Bedford. Burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, New Bedford. For online tributes please visit: www.rock-funeralhome.com