10/15/1947 -- 04/20/2017
D’ESPINOSA, James M. Of Norwood passed away on April 20, 2017 at the age of 69. Devoted father of James V. D’Espinosa and his wife Liliana of FL and Jennifer C. Stafford of NC. Cherished grandfather of Giovanni, Angelia, Aria, Anthony, Alyssa and Breana. Great grandfather of Aydan. James was an active member of the Norwood, Knights of Columbus and also very active member of St. Catherine of Siena Church Norwood. James was a lifelong resident of Norwood and was very active in Town Parades and many other town events. He was a former owner of the Norwood Blue Hill Bath and Spa, former employee for the Post Office and worked for Michael J. Connolly Bus Co. for many years. Funeral from the Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home, 1248 Washington St., NORWOOD, MA, Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 10am followed by a funeral mass at 11am in St. Catherine of Siena Church Norwood. Visiting hours will be held on Monday, April 24, 2017 from 4-8pm. Burial will be at Highland Cemetery with Military Honors. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to St. Catherine of Siena Church, 547 Washington St., Norwood, MA 02062. US Army Vietnam Veteran.