NAUGATUCK — Mr. Pasquale “Patsy” L. Spino, 92, of Naugatuck, passed away on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at Waterbury Hospital. He was the widower of Amelia D. “Molly” (Tuccillo) Spino.
Mr. Spino was born in Waterbury on Nov. 22, 1920. He was a lifelong Naugatuck resident and a retiree of the footwear division of Uniroyal Inc. where he worked for 40 years. He was a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps. in Colorado. He was an avid golfer and an outstanding bowler, breaking the Waterbury city record for duckpin bowlers at age 71.
He leaves his sons, Robert P. Spino and his wife Elizabeth of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Christopher J. Spino and his wife Karen of Watertown; daughters, Sandra Yannielli and her husband John of Middlebury, Donna Gaudiosi and her husband Douglas of Naugatuck; his grandchildren, Kevin and Sean Ryan, Robbie Spino, Christin and Eric Lafo, Joy Houston, and Victor Queiroz; seven great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister, Adeline Warren.
His funeral will be held on Friday, July 12, 2013 at 9:15 a.m. from the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck to St. Vincent Ferrer Church, 1006 New Haven Road, Naugatuck for a mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, East Main Street, Waterbury. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made in Patsy’s memory to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to the Waterbury Lions Club, PO Box 749, Waterbury, CT 06720 or to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.
To send an online condolence, visit www.naugatuckvalleymemorial.com.