Lloyd B. and Gladys I. (Miller) Spencer. He was a 1955 graduate of Canton High School; the first class to graduate from the new high school building on Main St. Bob served our country in the U.S. Army for four years and was stationed in West Point, NY. On March 14, 1970, he married the former Janet R. Watts.
Bob was employed by Hess Farm Equipment in Canton until retirement in 2012. After retiring, he enjoyed many interests and projects, especially making lamps from Sumac wood. Bob will be remembered for his many contributions of time and experience to the community.
In addition to Janet, his wife of 48 years, surviving are their children; Sue Ann (Joe) Smith, Roaring Branch and Ronald Spencer of Maryland; 11 grandchildren; Paul Shedden, Brenda Shedden, Sheila Packard, Anthony Purvis, Patience Matthews, Savanna Purvis, Hannah Spencer, Jocelyn Spencer, Trinity Spencer, Wyatt Spencer and Cayla Smith; several great grandchildren; three sisters; Jean Chilson, Millersburg, Doris (Gene) Rutty, Canton and Dorothy (Vic) Mason, Rochester, NY; several nieces, nephews, cousins, neighbors and many friends.
He was predeceased by a son, Baby Spencer in 1980 and a grandson, Baby Shedden in 1991.
His pastor, Rev. Duane Taylor and Rev. Thomas Blackall officiated the funeral service on Sunday, Apr. 22, at Pepper Funeral Home & Cremation Facility, Canton.
A private burial will be in North Union Cemetery.
Those who wish may consider a memorial in Mr. Spencer’s name to N. Union Christian Church, c/o 353 Soper Hill Rd. Canton, PA 17724. Share memories and condolences at www.pepperfuneralhomes.com