Jack Sparling Sr.

September 26th, 2022

Jack Sparling Sr., of Northeast Philadelphia, sadly passed away September 25, 2022 at the age of 82. Son of the late Simon and Grace Sparling. Loving father of Dawn Hayes (Shawn), Jack Sparling Jr. (Michelle), Dina Shelly, Lisa Sparling and Jason Sparling. Beloved grandfather of 13 grandchildren and great-grandfather of 13 great-grandchildren. Cherished brother of Grace Kinkade, Robert Sparling and the late Barbara Sparling. He is also survived by his former spouses, Linda and Ann, as well as his nieces, nephews and friends. All are invited to gather, remember and celebrate Jack’s life on Saturday October 1st at McCafferty Funeral & Cremation Inc. 6711 Frankford Ave. Phila., PA 19135 (between Unruh & Knorr Sts.) You may visit and comfort Jack’s family during his viewing from 9:00AM-10:30AM. There will be a Words of Remembrance service at 10:30AM. Interment will be held privately at Washington Crossing National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Jack’s memory to the American Heart Association. Click Here.