Robert R. Spencer, 75, of 1616 Scott Rd, Frewsburg passed away Wednesday (Oct. 18, 2017) at UPMC Chautauqua WCA.
He was born May 29, 1942 in Dansville, NY, the son of Harland and Laura Witherall Spencer.
Bob was a self-employed stone mason for many years.
He was a member of the Barbershop SPEBSQSA, Jamestown Harmony Express, and Ellicottville Sound.
Bob was a gifted woodworker. He enjoyed metal detecting, panning for gold and tinkering with old volkswagens and tractors.
Bob is survived by his wife Carol Waite Spencer whom he married March 30, 1979; four children: Robin (Pat) Costello of Summerville, SC; Jeff (Coleen) Gordon of Jamestown, Lori (Kurt) Henry of Newport Beach, CA; and Bobbie Jo (Steve) Carlson of Ashville, NY; six grandchildren: Joshua and Jordan Costello, Spencer Carlson, Ashley Nelson, and Jessica and Colbi Gordon, and four great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his parents, a son: Kenneth Spencer, a brother: Harland Spencer and his first wife, Sandra Spencer.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday in the Peterson Funeral Home, Frewsburg.
Rev. Joe Pasco, pastor of Park United Methodist Church will officiate.
The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service at 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, American Heart Association, or the Frewsburg Fire Co., PO Box 590, Frewsburg, NY 14738.
Condolences may be sent to Bob’s family at petersonfh.net.Read More