Anthony J. Spinelli, Sr., 76, of Collegeville, husband of Maria R. (Cross) Spinelli, passed away peacefully Monday March 20, 2023 at his residence.
Born in Narberth, he was the son of the late Anthony J. and Antoinette (Marconi) Spinelli.
Anthony served in the US Army’s 519th transportation company during the Vietnam War. He was an avid Phillies, Eagles, Notre Dame, and Penn State fan. In 1972, Anthony begun his own business, A.J. Spinelli Plumbing & Heating, which his son Anthony continues to operate today.
Surviving along with his wife are his children Anthony J. Spinelli, Jr. and Geraldine Lopez wife of Frank; step-children Charles Schmidt and Natale Benigno wife of Phil; grandchildren Alexander Lopez, Giavana and Adriana Spinelli, and Noah, Jacob and Luke Benigno; brothers Lou and Frank Spinelli; sister Ellen Ronca; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Along with his parents, Anthony was predeceased by his sisters Cecilia Stemple and Theresa Spinelli.
A Memorial Mass will be held Tuesday March 28, 2023 at 11:00 AM at Visitation Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, 196 N Trooper Rd., Eagleville, PA 19403. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, West Conshohocken. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 10:00-10:45 AM at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Anthony’s memory to Tunnel To Towers Foundation at https://t2t.org