With great sadness, the family of Russell Thomas Spencer announces his peaceful passing with his family by his side, on Friday, May 31, 2013, at Afton Park Place. Russell had recently celebrated his 88th Birthday. He will be sadly missed by loving friend Joyce Williams. Loving father of Bradley (Paula) and Tammy. Wonderful Grandfather of Samantha, Brooke, and Jessica Spencer. Special brother of Marion Bradley, Doris Brown (Jim), Shirley Frew (Doug) and George (Carol). Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his loving parents Thomas and Winnifred Spencer and brother Ray Spencer. Russell was an avid bowler and loved golfing with family. He loved to boast about his “7 Hole-In-Ones.” He was employed by Imperial Oil for 37 years and was a member of The Royal Canadian Legion, Navy Club, Air Force Club. Russell made Afton Park Place his home where he had many good friends and enjoyed the activities with the loving staff who will miss him dearly. His dedication to his family and friends along with his humour and kindness will always be remembered and missed by all who knew him.
Russell will be cremated and a private family service will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Alzheimer Society (Research Program) or the charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please). smithfuneralhome.ca