September 17, 1915 – October 27, 2013
Obituaries » ERALDO SPINELLI
SPINELLI, ERALDO “JOE,” 98, of Springfield, died October 27, at his home. He was born Sept. 17, 1915, in Barre, the son of Umberto and Vitoria (Zorzie) Spinelli. He attended schools in Barre, and graduated from Spaulding High School. In 1938, he married Frances Bishop. They divorced and he later married Georgia Romano of Bellows Falls in 1954. He was employed as a machinist by the Fellows Gear Shaper Company in Springfield most of his life. He enjoyed golf, bowling and fishing. He was a life member of the Springfield Elks Lodge B.P.O.E. #1560. Survivors include two sons, Michael Spinelli of Waterbury Center, and Norman Spinelli of Springfield; a daughter, Martha Bruce of East Greenbush, N.Y.; nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Georgia; two brothers, Louis and Elnoro; and also by a sister, Nelia.