Long-Time ADESA Exec Passes Away Featured

By Staff Writer April 08, 2019 279

Long-time ADESA Boston executive Joe Bellino died March 27 at the age of 81.


The U.S. Navy veteran won the 1960 Heisman Trophy. Bellino was the first U.S. Naval Academy player to earn the honor.
He spent 27 years as an officer in the U.S. Navy and Naval Reserve. He also played for three seasons with the New England Patriots.


At the time of his death, Bellino was a director of the Northern Bank & Trust as well as an executive with ADESA Boston.


Bellino is survived by his wife of 57 years, Ann; his son, John; his daughter, Therese; three grandsons, and two brothers Anthony and Michael.

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