Arellano S. Espanto
Arellano S. Espanto
  • July 23, 1943 - February 23, 2017
  • Swanzey, New Hampshire

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In loving memory of Reverend Arellano Sulapas Espanto Sr. 73, who died on February 23, 2017 at the Cheshire Medical Center / Dartmouth Hitchcock, Keene, NH.

Arellano was born in the Philippines on July 23, 1943.
He was married to Lolita Ontanillas Espanto for 51 years. They had 5 children, Rutchell Espanto, Rommel Espanto (deceased), Raquil Hanasan, Arellano Espanto Jr. and Amoriel Robinson.
He was a supervisor in an electric company for years and was also serving the Lord as a pastor in a local church. When he retired he continued his service to the Lord by planting churches and made it his goal to help marry couples as their Reverend.

Arellano always put his God and his family first, always ready to serve, love and forgive. He is well loved and respected by those he has met and touched.
Arellano is survived by his wife Lolita Espanto; 4 children and their spouses; and 15 grandchildren.

A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 5:00PM in the Hope Chapel, 667 Main St., Keene, NH.

In lieu of flowers the family request financial assistance to cover the cost of his cremation, with the plans of bringing his ashes back to the Philippines. Donations may be sent to Mike and Amoriel Robinson, 57 Arrowcrest Drive, Swanzey, NH 03446.