Joseph M. Sperlinga, age 84, died Saturday, July 6th with his wife Anne of 63 years and loving family by his side. In addition to his wife he leaves behind his daughters Karen Cole and her husband Jeff of Haverhill, Lynne LeBlanc wife of late John LeBlanc of Lynn, his sister Joan Porter wife of late Jerry Porter, 4 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Born in Chelsea to Joseph and Grace Sperlinga, Joe served in the United States Navy during the Korean War before working at Spir-it Inc. as an engraver for 39 years. Aside from his work he enjoyed making his family and friends laugh with his many silly stories and singing songs with his brother-in-laws.
The family ask you help us remember our dedicated husband, father, papa, and friend at The Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., Saugus on Wednesday, July 10th from 4-8pm. Funeral services will be held from the funeral home on Thursday at 9 am followed by a mass in Blessed Sacrament Church, 14 Summer St., Saugus at 10 am. Interment Riverside Cemetery.
Please join us for a celebration of life at Rosaria Restaurant,190 Main St, Saugus following services on Thursday.
Donations in Joe’s memory can be sent to the Kaplan Family Hospice House, 78 Liberty St., Danvers 01923.
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