David M. Spano, 53

PHOENIX, NY – David  M. Spano, 53, of Phoenix, NY, passed away suddenly on Wednesday May 6, 2015.

David  M. Spano
David M. Spano

He was born in Syracuse to his parents, Eleanor (Boardman) and Leonard C. Spano Sr.  on October 1, 1961.

Dave was a graduate of J. C. Birdlebough High School, Phoenix, class of 1979.

He was also a graduate of BOCES in Mexico, NY.

Dave was a welder and maintenance for many years with Feldmeier Equipment, and later with Giovanni Food Co., both in Syracuse.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman, member of CNY Rod and Gun Club, Pennellville; outdoorsman, and enjoyed boating.

He was predeceased by his brother, Mark A. Spano, on April 19, 1978.

Surviving are his son, David L. and his wife Amanda Spano of Faquay-Varina, NC; his daughter, Cindy M. Spano of Baldwinsville; two grandchildren, Giavonna and Amelia; his parents, Eleanor (Boardman) and Leonard C. Spano Sr., of Phoenix; his sister, Patricia  A. Cornell of Phoenix; two brothers, Chris L. Spano of Phoenix and Leonard C. Jr., and his wife Lorrie Spano of Pulaski; aunts and uncles; several nieces, nephews and cousins; and friends.

Services begin on Tuesday May 12 at 8:45 a.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Stephen’s Church, 469 Main St., Phoenix.

The Rev. Philip Brockmyre officiating.

Burial will follow the mass in Phoenix Rural Cemetery, 126 Chestnut St., Phoenix.

Calling hours will be held on Monday May 11, from 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. in the funeral home, 431 Main St., Phoenix.

Contributions in Dave’s memory to:  Phoenix Area Food Pantry, 43 Bridge St., Phoenix, NY  13135.