Spinale, Linda M.
Dec. 31, 1940 - Nov. 14, 2012
Linda M. Spinale, 71, of Sarasota, FL, formerly of Halifax, MA, died on Nov. 14, 2012. Visitation will be held from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM on Sun., Nov. 18, 2012 at Sullivan Funeral Home in Hanson, MA. Services will be held at 9:00 AM on Mon., at Our Lady of the Lake Church in Halifax, MA. Funeral arrangements by: Sullivan Funeral Homes.
Linda M. (Brown) Spinale, 71, of Sarasota, FL formerly of Halifax died peacefully on November 13 in Halifax, surrounded by her family. Born in Boston and raised in Reading, she was a graduate of Reading High School, received her BA from Bridgewater State University, and her MA from Northeastern University. Linda also graduated from Academy Moderne in Boston and worked many years as a fashion model.
Linda was a founding member of the Halifax Youth and Recreation Program and served on the Halifax Housing Authority. She was a member of the Point Independence Yacht Club and enjoyed many years boating with her family. Linda was also a member of the Asiaf Raiders Motorcycle Club and loved riding with her husband on their motorcycle. She also enjoyed figure skating and was vice-president and publicity director of the Tropical Spice on Ice Synchronized Skating Team. Linda performed as a competitive figure skater winning many awards. She also enjoyed the theater, and was a member of the Players Theater Follies of Sarasota, FL and a member and publicity director of the Sarasota Senior Theater. As a dancer she performed on stage in many musical productions. Linda also enjoyed traveling, mountain climbing and cross-country skiing, but especially enjoyed spending time with her family.
Linda is survived by her husband John, her daughter Lauren Bass and her husband Vic of Hingham, her son Hon. John S. Spinale and his wife Minhtram of Boston and her son Craig Spinale and his wife Gina of Greensboro, NC. She is also survived by her much loved granddaughters; Montana and Maya Bass, and Jessica and Anna Spinale. Linda also leaves Gabi, her adored Shih Tzu.
Visiting hours in the Sullivan Funeral Home, 2 Maquan St., at the corner of Rte 14 & 58 in Hanson on Sunday from 2:00 PM-6:00 PM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 9:00AM in Our Lady of the Lake Church, 580 Monponsett St., Rte 58 in Halifax. Interment in Central Cemetery, Halifax. For directions and our online guestbook, visitSullivanFuneralHomes.com
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