Obit: Spencer, Joseph R. #2 (1896 - 1960)

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Surnames: Spencer, Borgemoen, Jensen

----Source: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark Co., Wis.) 06/16/1960

Spencer, Joseph R. (11 June 1896 - 12 June 1960)

Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon in the Assembly of God church at Abbotsford for Joseph R. Spencer who died Sunday afternoon in the Veterans Hospital at Wood, where he had been a patient for seven weeks, at the age of 64 years. The services were conducted by Mrs. Elmer Jensen and burial was made in the Evangelical Lutheran cemetery at Curtiss.

Mr. Spencer was born on June 11, 1896 in Bear Creek. He served with the U.S. Navy in World War I and was a member of the Abbotsford American Legion Post.

He married Marie Borgemoen on May 19, 1920 in Chicago, Ill. After their marriage, they lived in Chicago for two years and then moved to Milwaukee where they resided for several years. They resided in Abbotsford for 20 years before moving to Unity six years ago. He was a member of the Assembly of God church.

Surviving are his wife; one son, Robert of Medford, and two grandchildren.



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