Dr. Andrew J. Spalla, DMD, 85, of Aiken, SC, passed away February 25, 2020 in the Hills of Cumberland Village in Aiken, SC.
He was born October 30, 1934 in Pittsburgh, PA, the son of Andrew and Ann Haley Spalla.
He was a veteran, serving in the United States Army for over six years, achieving the rank of major. Dr. Spalla was a 1962 graduate of the School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh and a 1972 graduate of the College of Dentistry, The Ohio State University (Orthodontics).
Dr. Spalla was a self-employed orthodontist in private practice.
Surviving is his wife, Patricia A. Patterson Spalla of Aiken, SC; four children, James A. Spalla of Lebanon Ohio, David R.Spalla (Stephanie) of Mason Ohio, Linda D. Spalla of Lebanon Ohio and Andrea L. Bollinger (Art) of Centerville Ohio; sevengrandchildren and one great grandchild.
Also surviving are two step-daughters Linda L. Hurd of Cool, CA, and Karen K. Hurd Ward of Dillon, MT; four step-grandchildren and one step-great grandchild.
He was preceded in death by sisters Grace DelRe and Mary Lou Fetter.
At the request of Dr. Spalla, visitation and funeral services were private.
Arrangements are in the care of Mario L. DeAngelo Funeral Home in Canonsburg.
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