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Monday, November 5, 2018

DL Capt. Harry D. Spataro

DL Capt. Harry ‘Horse’ Spataro
September 15, 1929 ~ October 4, 2018
Please forgive this belated notice with the passing of Delta Golden Wings member retired Delta pilot Captain Harry D. Spataro, age 89.  Captain Spataro joined Delta Air Lines 09-10-1956, and was based Chicago.  He is survived by his wife Patricia ‘Pat’, their children plus grand- and great grandchildren.  Memorial services for Capt. Spataro were held in Downers Grove, Ill.  Interment was private. 
For those wishing to send a personal note, condolences may be sent to the family at  
8607 Main St., Downers Grove IL 60516-4814.
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            Thank you,
                    ~ Carol for the PCN 
Date rcvd Oct. 19, 2018 
Subject: The passing of Capt. Harry Spataro DL ORD Pioneer

Harry D. Spataro Delta Captain
Harry D. Spataro, age 89, passed away at his home October 4, 2018.

Beloved husband of Patricia Spataro, nee Aiken; loving father of Carol (the late Don) Hendrick, Kathy (Ed) Forst and Judy Callans and step-son, Jon Scheidemantle; cherished grandfather of 6 and great-grandfather of 2; dear brother of Rose (the late Fred) Dillner, and the late Joseph P. Spataro.

Harry was a prominent area citizen of Downers Grove, retired Delta Airlines Pilot, former teacher, coach of many sports, Downers Grove Councilman and member of Downers Grove Lions for many years. He was an avid golfer and member of Village Greens Men's Club for 40 years. Harry was the Owner of Harry's Sweat Shop in Darien and Spataro's Sports Connections in Slippery Rock, PA. He was a 1951 Graduate of Slippery Rock College, and a Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball and Steelers Football fan all his life.

A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, October 20th, at 11:00AM at Divine Savior Church, 6700 Main St., Downers Grove, IL 60516. Interment Private.

Arrangements by Adams-Winterfield & Sullivan Funeral Home, Downers Grove. 630/968-1000 or www.adamswinterfieldsullivan.com  ...

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