Gaetano Spinella
Gaetano Spinella

Obituary of Gaetano Spinella

Gaetano “Tommy” Spinella 1933 - 2021 Gaetano “Tommy” Spinella age 88, passed away on July 15, 2021. He was born to Michelangelo and Catherine Spinella and raised in Brooklyn, NY, where he met his wife, Betty. They were married for 62 years. He moved from Brooklyn to Morristown in 1959 where Tommy and Betty raised their family. He was a Morris County Sheriff’s Officer for 25 years before retiring. He was veteran of the Korean War, an avid fisherman, loved to cook and be with his family. He was preceded by his brothers Anthony and Joseph Spinella. He is survived by his devoted wife, Benedetta, their children Anthony (wife, Tammy), Joseph (wife, Regina), Jack (wife, Maxine), and Catherine, his 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Calling hours will be on Sunday, July 18 from 2:00pm – 6:00pm at Dangler Funeral Home, 600 Speedwell Avenue, Morris Plains. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, July 19 at 10:00am at Corpus Christi Church, 234 Southern Blvd, Chatham, NJ 07928. Interment will be at the Holy Rood Cemetery, 61 Whippany Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960.
Sunday
18
July

Visiting

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 18, 2021
Dangler Funeral Home
600 Speedwell Avenue
Morris Plains, New Jersey, United States
Monday
19
July

Funeral Mass

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Monday, July 19, 2021
Corpus Christi
234 Southern Boulevard
Chatham, New Jersey, United States
Monday
19
July

Interment

11:45 am - 12:00 pm
Monday, July 19, 2021
Holy Rood Cemetery
61 Whippany Road
Morristown , New Jersey, United States
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