Obituary: William “Steve” Stephens Rinaldi Sr.

May 6, 2016
By Marcy Shortuse

handsWilliam “Steve” Stephens Rinaldi Sr., 78, of Tampa and Boca Grande, died at home February 4, 2016 surrounded by family.
Born Jan. 24, 1938, he is preceded in death by his brother, Clyde Lawrence “Larry” Rinaldi, Jr.; his daughter, Allison Rinaldi; his granddaughter, Sarah Rinaldi; and nephew Cort Rinaldi.
He is survived by Gail, the love of his life for 55 years; daughter, Lisa Aspinwall and husband Page; son, Steve Rinaldi, Jr. and wife Kathleen; and daughter Lauren Rinaldi; five grandchildren, Claire Pepper Comparetto and husband, Frank, William “Bo” Pepper, Jr., Justin “J.P.” Aspinwall, Megan Pepper and Matthew Aspinwall; nieces, Kelly Roberts and Amy Shank; nephews, Larry Rinaldi, III, Christopher Roberts, Ryan Roberts and Jake Roberts.
Beloved by all, Steve was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend who will be greatly missed.
A private interment will be held for the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lee H. Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, American Cancer Society or any charity of choice.