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Gualberto Diego Santa Maria, 79, passed away on Aug. 29, 2016.

Born in Manila, Philippines, he was retired from the U.S. Navy and Norfolk Naval Shipyard.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Vivencia Santa Maria; daughter, Nancy Van Camp and her husband, Aaron, of Chesapeake; and son, Robert Santa Maria and his wife, Annabelle, of Virginia Beach.

The funeral service will be held at 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, with visitation to follow until 8 p.m. at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home – Kempsville Chapel. Condolences may be offered to the family at