Dorothy Spylios

March 10, 1920January 31, 2019

Dorothy Spylios, 98, of Hudson, passed away peacefully on Thursday January 31, 2019. Born on March 10, 1920 in Nashua, NH, she was the daughter of the late William and Lillian (Ladas) Spylios.

Dorothy was born and raised in Nashua, graduated from Nashua High School class of 1938, and earned a Bachelor’s degree in music in 1949 from Rivier College. She was a professional organist, music and choir director for the Hudson Community Church and was a piano instructor. Dorothy, affectionately known to her family and many friends as Dottsie, loved music and the fine arts, had a strong faith, and was a deeply caring and compassionate person. She had a warm personality that drew people to her. Always willing to listen and help, she developed many close, lifelong friendships. Dorothy was a lover of animals, especially her many cats, and was passionate about animal causes.

Dorothy is survived by her sister Angelica (Kiki) Belezos of Poughkeepsie, NY, nephew William Belezos of Yardley, PA, nieces Lily Stamper of Poughkeepsie, NY, Carol DiPietro of Reading, MA, and Suzanne Dunbury of Nashua, NH, nephew Michael Spylios of Nashua, NH, and nieces Cynthia Morton of Derry, NH, and Sandra Vogel of Hudson, NH. She is predeceased by her parents, sister Mary Spylios, brother Michael Spylios, brother James Spylios and his wife Ida, sister Mary Hunt and her husband Peter, brother in law Nicholas Belezos, and nephew Franklin Belezos.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 from 10am-11am at St. Philip Greek Orthodox Church, 500 West Hollis St. Nashua, NH with a funeral service at 11am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Philip Greek Orthodox Church or Kitty Angels.


  • Visitation Tuesday, February 5, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, February 5, 2019
  • Burial Friday, February 15, 2019

Dorothy Spylios

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Ericka DesRoches

March 6, 2019

I was an LNA at the retirement home where Dorothy lived the last years of her life. I was very fond of her. For some reason she crossed my mind today, so I googled her name. I came across this obituary.... sweet Dottie, I wish I had looked a month ago, I would've gone to her funeral. I would love to know where she is buried so I could visit her. Rest in paradise Dottie.