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Charles J. Spellman

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Thursday, December 29th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE for Charles J. Spellman, who passed following a lengthy illness at the Sawtelle Family Hospice of Reading on Friday evening, December 23rd. His funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Friday, December 30th at 9:30 a.m., followed by a funeral mass in the Immaculate Conception Church (Corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.), REVERE at 10:30 a.m.

Raised & educated in Revere, he was a 1958 alumnus of Revere High School. He was also an alumnus of M.I.T. He spent a 6 month stint with the U.S. Air Force from January of 1963 to June of 1963, as an Airman 3rd Class during the Viet-Nam Era. A majority of his working career, was with the sale & distribution of High Technology Electrical Motors selling to facilities & institutions. For about eight years, he operated his own company, “C-MOTION” of North Reading until retirement in 2005. For over 47 years, Charles & his family lived in North Reading, where he was most active in youth soccer and coaching in softball & youth soccer. He & his wife of 53 years, Judith A. (Cosco) Spellman returned to Revere, three years ago. Besides his wife, he leaves three (3) children.

He is the devoted father of James C. Spellman & his wife, Heather of Derry, N.H., Craig A. Spellman & his wife, Sinead Healy of Methuen & Lynne M. Spellman & her husband, Paul Rogers of Somerville. He is the cherished Grandfather of Rachel L. Spellman & Jacob S. Spellman both of Derry, NH & Ciara H. & Adam C. Spellman, both of Methuen. He is the brother of the late Andrew Spellman. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.


Services

Visiting Hours

Thursday, December 29th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Friday, December 30th at 10:30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Revere

Interment

Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Sawtelle Family Hospice, 320 Haverhill St., Reading , MA 01867

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  1. Joe Sitta
    Mar 27 2017

    My sincere condolences to the Spellman family. Charlie and I had worked together on several projects during my time with IMS Gear in Virginia Beach and he was a good friend and mentor as well. Sorry to hear about his passing.

  2. Tony and Patti Tauro
    Feb 16 2017

    Judy and family, we’re so sorry to just now learn of Charlie’s passing. We had no idea of his illness. There are so many great memories of all of the good times we had as neighbors. Please accept our deepest sympathies. Love Patti and Tony

  3. Dee and Pat Sousa
    Dec 27 2016

    I can’t imagine what to say at a time like this. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time. Love to everyone.

  4. Jack Dill & Jody DeGregorio
    Dec 27 2016

    Jack and I are so very sorry for Charlie’s passing and the loss to your family, Charlie was hands down a wonderful person and we have enjoyed living next door to him and Judy.
    God Bless the Spellman family and RIP Charlie!

  5. Donald & Joan tucci
    Dec 27 2016

    Can’t say how sorry we are to hear of Charlie’s passing so soon.
    We do have fond memories of our visit’s in Fl.,with the both of you .
    Not sure if we can make the services.
    Love, cousin Joan & Donald

  6. Mrs Bev Eskel
    Dec 26 2016

    So sorry for the loss of your husband and Dad. Our husband’s both died Christmas Eve of the same kind of brain tumor. So I understand the pain of your loss and the relief that he is free from fear and suffering. They are home with God. Bill’s service is Thursday. My heart and prayers will be with you as you go through your own grieving. Be strong. God bless you all.

  7. ANTHONY & MARY GIARLA
    Dec 26 2016

    Sorry for your loss, We were so happy that we got to visit him in Fla. Many fond memories, Over 55 years.

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