SPADAFORE, John Joseph

Peacefully passed away at ARCH on June 8th, 2024, with family by his side in his 87th year.

Loving son of the late Giovanni and Assunta Spadafore. Loving husband and best friend of Dianne. Loving father of Anna Lapensee (late Robert), Richard Spadafore and Theresa Nelson. Grandfather to Jasmine Spadafore, Travis Nelson (Anna), Taylor Nelson and Jocelyn (Justin) Adam. Great grandfather of 11.

Loving brother of the late Joe (late Roberta) Spadafore. Son-in-law of the late Lionel and Vrena Roy. Brother-in-law to the late Ernie Sr., Phil Roy, Donna Sharpe, and Skip Roy. He leaves behind his special friend Brenda (late Bob) Wierzbicki. He also leaves behind many nieces, nephews and cousins as well as very special friends Rob Sullivan, Brian Morrar, Dave Shunock and Ralph Cauduro.

John will be missed by all of his friends at Mark’s Bay.

Many thanks to ARCH and the staff that took care of John. A special thank you to Dr. Booth and Dr. Coccimiglio. Thanks go out to ParaMed Kelly, Marcy, and Amanda.

It was John’s wish that any donations go to ARCH or the SSM Humane Society. (payable online , or by cheque).

As per John’s wishes, cremation will take place and there will be no visitation or services.

A beautiful life,

That came to an end,

He died as he lived,

Everyone’s friend.

In our hearts a memory,

Will always be kept,

Of one we loved,

And will never forget.

Visit to share memories or condolences with the family. Arrangements entrusted to O’Sullivan Funeral Home (215 St. James St., Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6A 1P7, 705-759-8456).


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