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Fred A. Spancake
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Birth: May 16, 1909
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 2010
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Fred A. Spancake, 100, Hollidaysburg, died Sun., Feb. 21 at Altoona Hospital. He was born in Pine Grove Township, Schuylkill County, to William & Effie (Weinrich) Spancake. He married Marian M. Mellott July 30, 1942, at the United Pres. Church, McConnellsburg. She died May 14, 2006, after 64 years of marriage. Surviving are sons: Lee & wife, Bonnie (Larson), York and Larry & wife, Jan Stuart, Washington, D.C., and grandchildren: Jodie & Dane, both York. Fred was a 1926 graduate of Pine Grove High School and a 1931 graduate of Penn State Univ. He was employed as supervising principal in the following school districts: Polk Township, Kresgeville; Alexandria, Porter; & Logan twp. He was asst. supt. of Blair County and served as asst. executive director of IU 8 until his retirement in 1974. Member of Portage Lodge 220, F&AM. He enjoyed reading and gardening. He restored and refinished household furniture as a hobby after retirement. His family sees a miracle in their loved one's life as he had been born weighing only 2 pounds and was fed with a medicine dropper. Interment with graveside service, Sat., Feb. 27, at St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Pine Grove.

Altoona Mirror, Weds., 2/24/2010 
 
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 Parents:
  William Elsen Spancake (1883 - 1920)
  Effie M Wenrich Spancake (1887 - 1962)
 
 Spouses:
  Luella Winifred Garner Spancake (1908 - 1939)*
  Marian M Mellott Spancake (1914 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fred A. Spancake (1909 - 2010)
  John Allen Spancake (1911 - 1927)*
  Marvin H Spancake (1917 - 1968)*
  Reba I Spancake (1919 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery
Pine Grove
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Feb 25, 2010
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Fred A. Spancake
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