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Dominic E. Spezialetti

Dominic E. Spezialetti, age 93, 840 Market Street, Bloomsburg, died Tuesday afternoon, May 15, 2018, at the Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, after a brief illness.

Born in Berwick on August 21, 1924, he was a son of the late Fiorangelo and Carmella (Sichetti)  Spezialetti. He was a 1942 graduate of Berwick High School and resided in Bloomsburg since 1947.

Dominic was employed at the former A. C. & F. Co., Berwick following his graduation from high school until enlisting in the U. S. Army. Following his military service he was employed by a waterproofing company in New Jersey until retiring in 1985.

 During World War II he served with Co. A of the 310th Signal Operation Battalion and participated in the campaigns in Northern France, Central Europe, Rhineland, Ardennes, and G 33 & 40 WD 45. He received the World War II Victory Medal, American Campaign Medal and the European African Middle Eastern Campaign Medal with 4 bronze stars.

He was a member of St. Columba Catholic Church, Bloomsburg; the Catholic War Veterans, Berwick and the Maria Assunta Society, Berwick. He was an avid football fan.

Dominic was preceded in death by his wife, the former Mary Agnes Brady, on July 15, 2015; two sisters: Rose Milore and Josephine Pantalone; and by five brothers: Nicholas Spezialetti; Joseph Spezialetti, Moris “Mim” Spezialetti; Louis Spezialetti, and Thomas Spezialetti.

Surviving are two sons: Christopher L. Spezialetti, and his wife Deborah, Elmira, N.Y. and Brian D.. Spezialetti, Waverly, N.Y.; four grandchildren: Gina Conallen; Leah Costa; Alicia Spezialetti; Dominic Spezialetti; two great- grandchildren: Francis Conallen and Leo Conallen;  and six sisters: Delores Orlando; Emma Potothnak; Mary Cicini; Lena Hnylanski; Jeanette Tomassacci, and Edith Marsicano, all of Berwick.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday at 11 a. m. in St. Columba Catholic Church, 342 Iron Street, Bloomsburg, by his pastor, Monsignor Robert E. Lawrence. Interment will follow in New Rosemont Cemetery, with military honors by the combined veterans group.

Viewing will be on Sunday from 1-3 p. m. or Monday from 9:30 to 10:30 a. m. at the Dean W. Kriner, Inc., Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 325 Market Street, Bloomsburg.


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A GRANDMA'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was sent on May 19, 2018

We are so sorry for your loss. Sending our love and prayers Amy Weaver and Pete Uthe

Expression of Sympathy May 19 2018 12:00 AM

A THE COLOR OF MEMORIES TABLE ARRANGEMENT was ordered on May 18, 2018

Expression of Sympathy May 18 2018 12:00 AM

Chris, Brian, and family...May God wrap His loving arms around you all and give you guidance, support, and peace during this most difficult time. Rejoice knowing that your father is now with your mother watching over all of you.

Donna Dunn Keerstetter May 18 2018 12:00 AM

What a special person ! Always welcoming friends for chat. Always so proud of his family. Dom is a great example of why his generation is considered the greatest generation!

Mary Boudman May 18 2018 12:00 AM

A THE COLOR OF MEMORIES TABLE ARRANGEMENT was sent on May 18, 2018

We know you love purple, Papa, and we love you! Forever, The Conallens: Gina, Chris, Frankie, and Leo

Expression of Sympathy May 18 2018 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy May 17 2018 12:00 AM

How nice! How can you find out who sent it wthout actually being there?

Debbie Spezialetti May 17 2018 12:00 AM

Debbie,

There should be a floral card with the flowers that will say who it is from.

Dean W. Kriner Inc., Funeral Home and Cremation Service May 17 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dominic Spezialetti

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