He was a 1961 graduate of Spencer High School and a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran. He retired in 2001 from Ford Motor Company. He was an avid runner and New York Yankee fan and a longtime member of Cleveland Baptist Church.
He was the beloved husband of Nancy (nee Curfman); devoted father of Stacy Armstrong, Sheree Farr (Mark) and the late Terri Ellen; grandfather of seven; brother of Edwin, Paul (Hazel), Lowell (Susie), and the late Lorene Thomas, and Hoyt (Velma); and son of the late Hoyt Ferris Spencer and Mary Eva Bailey.
Visitation will be Sunday, December 2, 2012, from 2 until 6 P.M., at Jardine Funeral Home, 15822 Pearl Road, Strongsville. Funeral Service will be Monday, December 3, 2012, at 10 A.M., at Jardine’s. Interment will be at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions suggested to Cleveland Baptist Church, 4431 Tiedeman Road, Cleveland, OH 44144. www.jardinefh.com