Angelo Sperino, 69, formerly of Collinsville, died at 1:50 a.m., Thursday, March 1, 2012 at Jerseyville Manor Nursing Home.He was born in East St. Louis on Oct. 20, 1942, one of four children born to the late Angelo & Regina Anna (Hammon) Sperino.Angelo graduated in 1961 from Collinsville High School, and served with the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era.He was of the Catholic faith, and was employed with Wal-Mart in various capacities serving the company in numerous states including Arkansas, Indiana and Kentucky. He was employed in a supervisory position in Jerseyville for many years before his retirement.Surviving are his wife, Patricia (Blotna) Sperino of Jerseyville; a son & daughter in law, John & Sandra Sperino, and their son, Joseph Sperino all of Kettering, Ohio; two step children & their spouses, Craig & Laura Jones, and their son, Andrew Jones of Jerseyville, and Cathy & Todd Campbell, and their sons, Colten & Collin Campbell of Brighton; two sisters, Regina Lange and Rosie Crowell both of Collinsville.He was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, June Ferrill.Visitation will be conducted from 9:30 a.m. Thursday until time of funeral mass at 10:30 a.m., at the Saint Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Collinsville. Father John Beveridge will officiate.Due to a medical emergency, his wife Pat, will be unable to attend the services, and a memorial service in Jerseyville will be announced at a later date after her recovery.Burial will take place at the St. Peter & Paul Catholic Cemetery in Collinsville, with full military rites being conducted.Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society or to the Blessing Hospice in Greene County in care of Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville, who is in charge of the arrangements
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