John R. Spina

John R. Spina, 72, was born in Utica, N.Y., on April 22, 1941, and passed away in his home on Aug. 12, 2013, in Sebring, Fla.

He is survived by his loving wife, Patricia of 52 years; three daughters: Tammy (Steve) Baldwin of Raleigh, N.C., Licia Davis of Ashville, N.Y., and Marcy (Kevin) Dye of Denver, Colo.; his grandchildren: Jon Davis, Levi and Lydia Dye; his brother, Louie Gimelli of Utica, N.Y.; and niece, Wendy Spina of Buffalo, N.Y.

Memorial contributions may be made to Good Sheppard Hospice, 105 Arneson Ave., Auburndale, FL 33823. There will be a memorial service in Ashville, N.Y., at a later time to be announced.