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Vincent Thomas Sparano Edit Profile

Editor

Vincent Thomas Sparano, American Editor. Avocations: hunting; fishing; boating (Mailing)Vincent Thomas Sparano, New Jersey M C. Recipient Conservation Svc. award unites states department of Interior, 1996.

Background

Sparano, Vincent Thomas was born on April 7, 1934 in Newark. Son of Gaetano and Agnes (Martucci) Sparano.

Education

Student, Newark College Engineering, 1952-1953;Bachelor of Science, New York University, 1959.

Career

Association editor, Sports Afield Magazine, New York City, 1959-1960;editor, Outdoor Life Magazine, New York City, 1960-1995;outdoor life, editor emeritus, senior field editor, Gannett News Svc., since 1996.

Achievements

  • Avocations: hunting; fishing. Boating (Mailing)Vincent Thomas Sparano, New Jersey M C.

Works

Membership

Committeeman Boys Scouts American 1970. Chairman Fairfield Fishing Derby, since 1971. Trustee Camp Wyanokie Commission, Fairfield, 1976.

Board directors Catch and Release Foundation, Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame. Board trustees International Sportsmen's Expositions. Served to corporal United States Army, 1954-1956.

Member Outdoor Writers Association American (board directors), Rod and Gun Editors Association Metropolitan New York (president 1977-1978), National Rifle Association (certified firearms instructor), Fairfield Conservation and Sportsman's Association (president 1983-1985), Sigma Delta Chi, Theta Chi Lodges: Elks, Knights of Columbus.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hunting; fishing.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Frances Rooney, November 21, 1959. Children: Donna Marie, Michael Thomas, Matthew John, Ellen Elizabeth.

father:
Gaetano Sparano

mother:
Agnes (Martucci) Sparano

spouse:
Elizabeth Frances Rooney

children:
Donna Marie Sparano

Michael Thomas Sparano

Matthew John Sparano

Ellen Elizabeth Sparano