Obituaries

Louis A. Dindo

October 26th, 2019

Dindo, Louis A., age 88, of Wilmington, passed unexpectedly on October 24th, 2019. Louis was born and raised in Barre, Vermont, graduating from Spaulding High School in 1950. He then attended and graduated from Clarkson University with a mechanical engineering degree in 1954. Louis later earned an associate’s degree in electrical engineering from Northeastern University. He worked for General Electric for a few years before a long career with Raytheon, proudly working for 44 years as a mechanical engineer. Louis worked on numerous notable defense projects including contributing to the development of the patriot missile and long-range radar units installed on naval war ships.

Louis was very active in the community and involved with youth sports programs, Lions Club and Massachusetts Republican Party. Louis loved being involved with his children’s activities and endeavors. He loved the great Outdoors spending time skiing, hiking, fishing, camping and boating with his family at the camp in Barre, Vermont. Louis loved to travel with his wife and remained active, taking daily walks with her.

Louis was an enormous sports enthusiast and spent a lifetime attending sporting events of all seasons at all levels from high school and beyond. Louis had a passion for reading, history of the world wars and listening to big band orchestra music. Louis was an active member of the alumni association of his alma matar, Clarkson University. Louis recently organized and attended his 65th class reunion at Clarkson University with his devoted wife.

Louis was the beloved husband of Joan (Nutile) Dindo of Wilmington. He is predeceased by his son Jeffrey Dindo. Louis was the loving father of Scott Dindo of Wilmington & his companion Andrea Bettencourt, Lisa Hayes & her husband Steven of Swampscott and Christopher Dindo & his wife Pamela of Topsfield.  He was the cherished “Papa” of Derek, Carley & Nicole Hayes and Samantha, Benjamin & Jonathan Dindo. Louis was the son of late Louis and Edvige (DallaBernardina) Dindo. Dear brother of the late Angelo Dindo.  Louis is also survived by many friends and colleagues.

Family and friends are invited to gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rt 62), Wilmington for visiting hours on Tuesday, October 29th, from 4-8 p.m.  The service to honor and celebrate his life will be held on Friday, November 1, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the Hedding United Methodist Church, 40 Washington Street, Barre.  Family and friends may call on Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Hooker and Whitcomb Funeral Home, 7 Academy Street, Barre.

Memorial donations in Louis’ name can be made to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284.

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15 Entries in Guest Book for “Louis A. Dindo”

  1. Beverly Berrigan says:

    Scott,
    So sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers. May your Dad rest in peace.

    Bev Berrigan

  2. Maureen Parsons says:

    Scott, Chris, Lisa and family,
    We are so sorry for your loss. May your dad rest in peace.

    Wayne and Maureen Parsons and family.

  3. Charlie Duggan says:

    Our prayers are with the family.

  4. Paul Nutile says:

    A good man ,a good father and husband, a good friend,you made the world a better place with all your contributions, you will be greatly missed

  5. Ed & Karen Valente says:

    Joan, Scott, Jeff and Lisa and all the grandkids,

    We are very saddened by the loss of your husband, dad and grandad, may he rest in peace. We have no doubt that he will be greatly missed! He was a very wonderful man and we hope that he and Jeff are back together watching over your family.

  6. Ed & Karen Valente says:

    Joan, Scott, Chris and Lisa and all the grandkids,

    We are very saddened by the loss of your husband, dad and grandad, may he rest in peace. We have no doubt that he will be greatly missed! He was a very wonderful man and we hope that he and Jeff are back together watching over your family.

  7. Jimmy says:

    Scooter,
    Tough news. Had a lot of great times with your dad and Jeff on the ice and snow. I can’t get up there today, but you are in my thoughts.

  8. Bill Woodbury says:

    Sorry for your loss, may the many memories and stories you will all share in the coming days give you comfort and strength.

    Bill Woodbury

  9. Nelson Family says:

    Please accent our condolences, such an awesome talented Family, hope you all celebrate the great memories..

  10. Nelson Family says:

    Please accept our condolences, such an awesome talented Family, hope you all celebrate the great memories..

  11. Kathleen Bailey says:

    Scott,
    I am so sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  12. NJ says:

    Joan, Scott, Chris, Lisa and family,
    So sorry about the loss of Lou (“dad”). I’m sure he’s with Jeff again and you all now have two angels to watch over all of you. So glad he stopped in for a visit a couple of weeks ago. I always enjoyed our talks. You’re all in my thoughts and prayers.
    Love NJ

  13. Christina Hatfield says:

    I’m so sorry to You Joan and of course Scott Lisa and Christopher I didn’t find out in time or I would have been there he was a good man always good to me too I’ve known him my entire life hope you know how much feel your loss love to all Christina Stanley Matt Sarah and Kate

  14. Brian McGrath says:

    Scott, Chris and family,

    We were so sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. Our sincere condolences to you all, and sending our prayers for all of your family.

  15. Linda Novello says:

    Scott, Lisa, Chris and family.

    Sorry for the lose of your dad. You’re in my thoughts and prayers!!

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