Nancy Theresa Spinuzzi, born July 6, 1949, passed away Dec. 20, 2009, after a courageous battle with cancer. She is preceded in death by her parents, Michael and Anna Giglio. She is survived and very much loved by her children, Christy (Gerald) Madrid and Frank (Pebbles) Spinuzzi; her special grandchildren, Clayton, Shayla and Derek Madrid; great-granddaughter, Salma; siblings, Mike (Valerie) Giglio, Rose Janni and Clara (Cam Weatherford) Colletti; nieces and nephews, Angela (Alex) Krinsky, Dena (Cory) Vetta, Mike Giglio (Herb Quintana), Nic Giglio (Anita Martinez) and Brett Giglio; great nieces and nephews, Julianna and Aaron Krinsky, Bella Vetta and Rocco Giglio; special sister-in-law, Dee Giglio; and numerous other relatives and friends. Nancy worked for 29th Street Safeway Deli for over 25 years. Her family and friends meant the world to her. She loved family gatherings. She loved to give of herself to always help others and those around her. Nancy had a strong faith and relationship with her Lord. She will be deeply missed by those who loved and knew her. Special thanks to Dr. Settipani and staff at Rocky Mountain Cancer Center and Sangre de Cristo Hospice. Viewing from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home with the family present from 4 to 6 p.m. Funeral Mass, 11 a.m. Sat., Dec. 26, 2009, at St. Pius X, 3130 Morris Ave. Interment at Roselawn Cemetery. Those who desire may make memorials to Sangre de Cristo Hospice or your choice of cancer research organizations. Online condolences,

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  1. Christy, Frankie & Family,

    I was so sorry to hear about your mom and sister. She was one of the sweetest ladies I have ever known. She always had a smile and a twinkle in her eye. She will be missed. Angel

  2. nancy you where a great mother and friend we will miss you so mutch you where a great mother to your children they all miss you so vary mutch REST IN PEACCE NANCY SPINUZZI we will mis you and keep you with us

    with love amber

  4. The memories I have of Nancy are so very heart warming. She was very special to so many. She shared her glowing spirit will all who knew her. I was sorry that I did not know of her cancer and was not there to lend a hand. I do know that Nancy loved the Lord and is in a better place and at peace. I want to express my deepest sympathy to her dear family as they learn to live without her presence. I would also like to thank Christy for contacting me about her mother’s death.
    Blessings, Shelley

  5. I want to express my deepest condolences to all of Nancy’s family who loved her and stood by her. May God Bless all of you and bring you peace as you go through the days ahead without her.

  6. We are so very sorry to learn of Nancy’s passing……… this is a huge loss for everyone.
    Know we are thinking of you.
    Jack and Barb

  7. My sincere condolences to Nancy’s family. She was a joy to work with,funny and caring, and tireless. I remember Kristi coming into the store with the Grandkids—Nancy would gleam with Love. I will miss her, and am proud to call her my friend. The service today was lovely, fitting for the beautiful person Nancy always was. My sincere sympathy, Kathy Marshall

  8. Nancy was always so friendly and cared about her customers at Safeway. She is a very sweet person we will miss. May God comfort you during this time.

    Paul, Maria and Bernie Torres
    Rose and Don Vest

  9. Dear Frank & Pebbles,
    Our thoughts go to you during this time. May you find comfort for yourselves from good memories and purpose for your own days ahead to honor your mother, Frank. Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.

  10. Christy & Family
    May God bless you and your family
    through this difficult time.
    You are in our thoughts & prayers.
    With Love
    Butch, Marge & Royal

  11. Dear Frank and Pebbles,

    We just wanted to say how sorry we are for your loss and if there is anything you need or if there is anything at all we can do please let us know.You are in our thoughts and prayers.god Bless

  12. Clara, Cam and Nancy’s family,
    Nancy was one of the kindest people I have ever had the pleasure of meeting. Many times she and Patty would be receiving chemo together and she would always be concerned with everyone else. I found her to be positive and amazing. I, as others, are blessed to have had her cross our paths. You are all in my prayers.

  13. Dear Frankie and Pebbles,

    We are very sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. I never got to meet her, heard alot about her though. Please accept our condolances. Stay in touch.

    Paul and Linda Pretti

  14. Dearest family,
    Please accept our deepest sympathy in the loss of Nancy Spinuzzi. Although distance has kept us apart our thoughts and prayers have been close in heart. My mother, brother and I spoke of Nancy frequently and prayed for her recovery. May God Bless you and help you through this difficult time. Please know that we are with you in thought and prayer.

    With Love
    Clarann Mendro
    Clara Indenbaum
    John Verzaro

  15. My Dearest Christy,

    You and yours are in my prayers. My heart knows your pain but you must remember she is in a much better place. You know with her committted faith she is with our Lord. I know with your faith you know you will see her again, this is not forever, but just temporary. She has to suffer no longer, she is where she should be in his heavens. God Bless to you and yours.

    Prayers and Blessings

  16. Our prayers go out to Nancy and her family, we went to catholic school together and have known the whole family for years. You know us as the Owens twins, Jan and Joy, God Bless you all.

  17. Nancy and I became friends in our beauty college days. Nancy was caring,loving,kind,giving and we shared many happy times.Because of Nancy,Mike and Anna caring for my oldest son. I was able to complete beauty college. Their loving caring ways made it possible for me to support my son.Knowing the Giglio family taught me how to become a much better person. Nancy will be truly missed by all who were fortunate to have known her. Kathy

  18. Christy & Family,

    I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother my thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Sherri & Gianna

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