Theresa Rinaldo Spinelli Rolewicz
(June 5, 1905-February 7, 2000)

Oneida Daily Dispatch 
Thursday, Feb. 10, 2000 

ONEIDA - Theresa Rinaldo Spinelli Rolewicz, 94, formerly of 334 Cleveland 
Ave., died Monday morning, Feb. 7, 2000, in Martin Luther Nursing Home, where 
she had been a resident for the past 10 years. 

She was born on June 5, 1905, in Oneida, the daughter of Raymond and 
Nicoletta Mangelia Rinaldo. Mrs. Rolewicz was educated in local schools. She 
married Joseph Spinelli on October 30, 1920. Mr. Spinelli died on June 12, 
1960. Later she married Joseph Rolewicz on July 14, 1973. Mr. Rolewicz died 
July 7, 1979. 

Mrs. Rolewicz has been a lifelong resident of Oneida. During World War II, 
Mrs. Rolewicz worked at the Mastercraft Company and later worked for Jack's 
Tasty Snacks Corporation for many years. 

Mrs. Rolewicz was a communicant of St. Joseph's Church. 

Surviving are one son and three, daughters-in-law, Frank R. and Barbara 
Spinelli of New Hartford, and Becky Spinelli and June Spinelli, both of 
Oneida; one step-son and daughter-law, Raymond and Jackie Rolewicz of 
Blossvale; five step daughters and their husbands, Evelyn and George Schremp 
and Joanne and Landen M. Martin, all of Fredricksburg, Va., Elaine and 
Richard Carello of Oneida, Gloria Rolewicz of Canastota and Michele and 
Steven Ferris of Middleburgh, Fla.; three sisters-in-law, Grace Rinaldo of 
Oneida, Alice Rinaldo of Tucson, Ariz. and Lucy Pawlikowski of Durhamville; 
eleven grandchildren; twenty-three great-grandchildren; several great-great-
grandchildren; and many step-grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was 
predeceased by two sons, Nicholas J. Spinelli, who died in November of 1990, 
and Raymond J. Spinelli Sr., who died on Aug. 6, 1997; and two brothers, 
Peter J. Rinaldo Sr., who died on May 23, 1980 and Anthony R. Rinaldo, who 
died on May 31, 1984.

Date: Friday, May 12, 2000 05:50 PM

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