PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Colin G. Spero, 66, of Westport, MA died peacefully Sunday, April 15, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Joanne C. (Dunning) Spero.
Mr. Spero grew up in Portsmouth, RI and graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Roger Williams University and a Masters Degree from Salve Regina University.
Besides his wife and parents, he leaves his sons: Dylan Spero and his wife Kerri, Ryan Spero and his companion Kendra Johnson all of Middletown. He also leaves his stepdaughter Hope Crain and her husband Scott of Portsmouth and his sister Denice and her husband Chris Pargellis of Newport and his brother Brian Spero and his wife Michelle of Portsmouth.
Colin was the grandfather of Faith Spero and step grandfather of Andrew and Alexandra Ready.
In lieu of flowers please consider sending contributions to the Viking Riders of RI, P.O. Box 4164, Middletown, RI 02842.
Calling hours will be held Friday, April 20th from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM in the Connors Funeral Home, 55 West Main Road, Portsmouth, RI.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 21st at 9:00 from the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 in St. Barnabas Church, 1697 East Main Road, Portsmouth, RI. Private cremation will follow the Mass at St. Barnabas church.
The family would like to thank the doctors and nursing staff of the Lifespan Cancer Institute at Rhode Island Hospital for their care and support during his recent battle with brain cancer.