Jan Carlos De Los Santos Nunez, 17, of 175 Allen St., died Saturday, July 6, 2013, in Women and Children's Hospital, Buffalo, following a swimming accident in Westfield.
A Jamestown resident since 2012, he was born Jan. 7, 1996, in Nagua, Dominican Republic, a son of Carlos De Los Santos and Elizabeth Nunez.
He attended Nueva Vida, and played softball on El Corrillo in the city slow pitch league. He enjoyed basketball, drawing and song writing. He studied English as a Second Language through the Live and Learn Program of Joint Neighborhood Project.
Surviving are his father of Jamestown; his mother of the Dominican Republic; stepmother, Anabel De Los Santos of Jamestown; sister, Elizabeth Cabrera Nunez of Union City, N.J.; two brothers: Rander and Yadriel De Los Santos, both of Jamestown; step-brother, Alex Romero of Jamestown; and fiance, Limerka Diaz of Jamestown.
The funeral will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Lind Funeral Home. Pastor Alfonso Pagan will officiate.
Burial will be in the Dominican Republic.
Friends will be received from 2-4 p.m. and 6-7 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home.
You may light a candle for Jan Carlos at www.lindfuneralhome.com.