Bom-Wrapper

Dorothy Spina

Dorothy Spina

July 19, 1932 February 18, 2021

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Dorothy Spina, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Dorothy Spina.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Dorothy's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Dorothy's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Obituary for Dorothy Spina

Dorothy Spina, 88, of Wyomissing, Pa., passed away in her home on Feb. 18, 2021. Joseph Spina, her loving husband for over 65 years, was by her side.

She was born on July 19, 1932, daughter of the late Camillo and Maria (Periandri) Cavallucci. Dorothy grew up in south Reading and attended Holy Rosary Grade School and St. Peter’s Reading Catholic High School. She worked most of her life at CNA Insurance in Reading, retiring in 1994.

Dorothy is predeceased by her brothers Joseph, Anthony, Louis Cavallucci; and sisters Anna Dadamio, Lucy Stufflet. Philomena (Mamie) DeMarco. In addition to her husband, she is survived by nieces and nephews with whom she spent many fun birthdays, holidays and other family events together.

She was a lifelong member of Holy Rosary RC church and the senior choir. Dorothy also was a member of the women’s Rosary Society and could be found working alongside her family at the church’s summer picnics, as well as other parish functions each year. Another activity she enjoyed – the annual “Our Gang” reunion with all the women who grew up and played together south of Penn along Second Street.

Always known as the quiet and calm one (of all her siblings), Dorothy loved trips to casinos, baking (cheesecakes, pizzelles), playing poker, singing and dancing, sweets, watching CSI and shopping for her fashionable wardrobe.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday February 24, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. in Holy Rosary Church, with visitation from 9:30-10:00 a.m. at the church. Entombment will follow at Gethsemane Mausoleum, Laureldale. In lieu of flowers, please consider contributions to Holy Rosary Parish, 237 Franklin St., Reading, PA 19602. Edward J. Kuhn Funeral Home, Inc., West Reading is in charge of arrangements. Services will be webcast on Dorothy’s page of the Kuhn website. Condolences may be expressed at www.kuhnfuneralhomes.com.

Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Dorothy

Service Details

  • Second Visitation

    February 24, 2021 | 9:30am - 10:00am
    Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church
    237 Franklin St
    Reading, PA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    February 24, 2021
    9:30am - 10:00am
  • Service

    February 24, 2021 | 10:00am
    Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church
    237 Franklin St
    Reading, PA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    February 24, 2021
    10:00am
  • Interment

    Gethsemane Cemetery Mausoleum
    3139 Kutztown Road
    READING, PA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |

Webcasting

Sometimes extenuating circumstances make it difficult to attend a service. Memorial webcasting gives family and friends the opportunity to view a service live, online, from anywhere.

This event may be open-casket and the livestream may contain views of the deceased.

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Dorothy. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo or video to your condolence?

No video recorded.

Provide comfort for the family of Dorothy Spina by sending flowers.
Hand delivered by a local florist
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Dorothy Spina by sending flowers.
Hand delivered by a local florist
LG

LS Gangemi

Condolences and prayers to Joe and all of Dorothy's loved ones.
L.S. Gangemi
Comment | Posted at 05:05pm via Condolence
GL

Gina Maria Gangemi Layden

Prayers for Dorothy, rest in peace. My condolences to Joseph.
Gina Maria Gangemi
Comment | Posted at 10:50am via Condolence
C

carminejborelli@verizon.net

Dear Joseph and Family: My prayers and thoughts are with you on the lose of your loved one, Dorothy. My prayer is that God will keep you and yours' in the "Palms of His Hands" and give you the comfort and peace knowing that we will all be together one day in His Realm. I'll always remember singing with her in our Senior Choir. Once again my sincere sympathy. Sincerely, ,Carmine James Borelli
Comment | Posted at 04:01pm via Condolence
RN

Rosemary Nave

We are so sorry Uncle Joe. We love and miss you. And Aunt Dorothy I'm so sorry we couldnt come see you like you asked.. We love you and hope you're in the Heavenly choir with Dad 💕
Comment | Posted at 02:43pm via Condolence
Loading...

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Share by: