NEW SPRINGFIELD Services will be held on Monday at 1 p.m. at the Clemente Funeral Home in Struthers, for Leo A. Rispinto, 88, whom the Lord called home to eternal rest, on Saturday, May 11, 2013.
Leo was born Dec. 15, 1924, in Campbell, a son of Caio Guy and Josephine Marzano Rispinto. He lived in the area his whole life and served in the U.S. Marine Corp. during World War II in the Pacific.
He worked at the Youngstown Sheet and Tube Company and then went on to be owner and operator of A & A Tire Inc. in New Springfield. Leo also was an Express Mail Contractor for the United States Postal Service for 20 years.
Leo enjoyed working in the garden and spending time with his family. He was also an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
Leo leaves his loving wife, the former Edith M. Nero of New Springfield, whom he married on April 24, 1959.
Leo leaves to cherish his memory, three daughters, Linda (Joe Sr.) Rumplik of Cleveland, Nancie Miller of Columbiana and Denise (Edson Sr.) Wolfcale of Ravenna; one son, Leonard A. (Rhonda) Jr. of New Middletown; four grandchildren, Joe Rumplik Jr., Jessica Miller, Edson Wolfcale Jr., and Nicholas Rispinto; two brothers Adio (Shirley) Rispinto of Campbell and Samuel Rispinto of Apache Junction, Ariz.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Nina A. Millette.
Friends may call on Saturday from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Clemente Funeral Home in Struthers.
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