William Harvey Spencer 88, of Frankfort, Ind, died at 5:12 p.m. April 10, 2014 at Wesley Manor. Born December 17, 1925 in Frankfort, IN to Walter Linn & Mary Miller (Cheney) Spencer.
He married Erin Whitney in Lebanon, Ind. on April 6, 1952 and she preceded him in death on April 21, 2012. Mr. Spencer was a 1944 graduate of Frankfort High School and attended Purdue and Butler University. A lifelong resident, he was owner and operator of Spencer’s Market for 35 years. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving from 1944-1946 in the Philippines and Tokyo. Mr. Spencer was a member of the First Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Kiwanis, American Legion, Murat Shrine, Masonic Lodge #54 and was an Eagle Scout. Bill enjoyed painting and with his wife Erin, enjoyed being a member of Gourmet Dinner Club.
Visitation and Services
Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the First Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 352 East Clinton St., Frankfort, Ind. Family will receive friends from Noon-2 p.m. prior to the service at the Church. Family burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Good Samaritan Fund, c/o Wesley Manor, 1555 N. Main St., Frankfort, Ind.
Son: Eric Whitney (Colleen) Spencer of Frankfort, 4 Grandchildren, Amy (John) Rockhold, Samuel (Angie) Rakowski, Raincloud Moon, and Jamaica Moon (Vidal) Daniels and 10 Great Grandchildren.
a daughter, Lisa Spencer Moon, a brother, Harrison Cheney Spencer and a sister Margaret Helen Spencer.