He leaves his wife, Tara A. (Koblara) Belinskas; two sons, Shane R. and Dylan M. Belinskas; his parents, David J. and Maryann T. (Moossa) Belinskas of Shrewsbury; his sister, Tracey Belinskas Roach and her husband Paul of Millbury; his maternal grandparents, George K. and Mabel “Sito” (Nader) Moossa of Shrewsbury; many aunts, uncles and cousins, including Matt, Mark and Kurt Belinskas; his mother- and father-in-law, Gary and Susan (Mayotte) Koblara of Sturbridge; his sister- and brother-in-law, Christopher and Lauren Kostantin; and his nephew, Jackson.
He was born in Worcester, raised in Shrewsbury, graduated from Shrewsbury High School and attended Fitchburg State College. He had lived in Worcester since 2002.
Mr. Belinskas was a 2nd class operations and maintenance worker for National Grid, where he worked for the last nine years. He was a member of the Shrewsbury Knights of Columbus, Adelphi Council No. 4181, and was an avid sports fan. He especially enjoyed hockey, NASCAR racing and Sunday crossword puzzles. His favorite pastime was doing “projects” with his son, Shane.
A funeral Mass was held Aug. 13 at St. Anne's Church of Shrewsbury, with burial at Mountain View Cemetery. Kelly Funeral Home of Worcester assisted with arrangements.
The family suggests memorial donations be made to benefit his children. A special trust has been established at Central One Federal Credit Union, attn: Joan Day, 714 Main St., Shrewsbury, MA 01545.
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