Augusta Joan Kris DeSantis
On Friday, January 11, 2013, Augusta Joan “Kris” DeSantis, age 70, of Upper Marlboro, MD, passed away peacefully. Born in Washington D.C. on September 7, 1942, Kris was employed with the Prince George’s County Police Department and at Doctors Hospital. She was preceded in death by her parents, Augustus N. and Mabel Cox. She is survived by her beloved companion, Robert Leslie; daughter, Pam Rangel-Downey (Mike); son, John Kriston (Kerena Collins); brother, Arthur Cox; sister, Pat Cox; granddaughter, Melonie Rangel-Wanros (Andrew); grandson, Ryan Downey; and great grandson, Logan Wanros.
A celebration of life will be held at 1 pm on Saturday, January 19, 2013, at the Marlboro Volunteer Fire Department, 14815 Pratt Street, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to American Lung Association of Delaware, 630 Churchmans Road, Ste. 202, Newark, DE 19702.