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Paul Spadafora

July 21, 1945 ~ July 15, 2021 (age 75)

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Age 75, of Shaler Twp., on Thursday, July 15, 2021, Mr. Spadafora was the beloved husband of Ann Weidner Wetzel Spadafora; father of Frank Spadafora (Stacy Bodow), Dana Spadafora, Michele Bucek (Jere); step-father of Ed Wetzel, Jeff Wetzel; brother of Rita Parise of Consenza, Calabria, Italy, and the late Silvio Spadafora, Rose Felice; grandfather of Chloe Spadafora, Sara Wetzel, Kai Spadafora, Kriya Spadafora, Elias Grim, Opal Crayne, Mila Bucek, Zane Bucek; uncle of Harry Spadafora, Paul R. Spadafora; also survived by cousins, nieces and nephews who reside in Italy and Canada.

Mr. Spadafora was a retired Spanish teacher, concrete contractor & restauranteur. Paul immigrated to Sharpsburg from Italy at the age of 12. Over time, Paul was a marathon runner and enjoyed cooking, disco and ballroom dancing, playing pool, and especially playing poker.

Celebrate Mr. Spadafora’s life with his family on Sunday from 2-8 PM at PERMAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 923 Saxonburg Blvd., Shaler Twp. The family respectfully suggests donations be made to Global Links, 700 Trumbull Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15205 or Shaler North Hills Library, 1822 Mt. Royal Blvd., Pittsburgh PA 15116 or a charity of your choice.


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July 18, 2021

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Perman Funeral Home
923 Saxonburg Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15223

Graveside Service
July 19, 2021

1:00 PM
Mt. Royal Cemetery
2700 Mt. Royal Boulevard
Glenshaw, PA 15116


Shaler North Hills Library
1822 Mt Royal Blvd, Glenshaw PA 15116
Tel: 1-412-486-0211

Global Links
700 Trumbull Drive, Pittsburgh PA 15205

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