Obituary: Arthur ‘Sparky’ D’Agostino Jr., 48

Obit - Arthur D'Agostino JrArthur “Sparky” D’Agostino Jr., 48, of Plainville, passed away Monday, Aug. 22, 2016 at Hospital of Central CT, New Britain.

He was born Sept. 9, 1967 in Southington. He was a graduate of Southington High School.  He had worked for Waste Management for 20 years and later for F&F Concrete. He enjoyed bowling and golf.

He is survived by his parents Arthur D’Agostino and his wife Carol of Southington and Sandra Breault and Paul Giannini of Plainville and  his girlfriend Michelle Reed of Plainville.

He also leaves a son Andrew John D’Agostino, and Andrew’s mother Michele (Boucher) D’Agostino, his step brothers, James Palumbo of Southington and Paul Giannini Jr.  of CO, a step sister Lisa LaPorte  and her husband Michael of Farmington, and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his step sister Tina Fresa, his paternal grandparents Arthur and Anna D’Agostino and maternal grandparents John and Veronica Breault ,and his step father William A. Simone.

Calling hours will be held Friday 5-7 pm. at the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Donations may be made in his memory D.A.R.E. c/o Southington Police Dept., Dare Program, 69 Lazy Lane, Southington, CT 06489, Attn: Tom Gallo. For online condolences and directions please visit

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