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 Spencer R Koch

Spencer R Koch

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 25 Mar 1997 (aged 94)
Riverside, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Burial Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Plot E 93
Memorial ID 111813026 · View Source
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SPENCER R. KOCH, 94, of Health Havens Nursing Center, 100 Wampanoag Trail, owner of the former Spencer Hat Co., a women's hat manufacturer, in Boston and Providence, for many years, retiring in 1951, died Tuesday at the center. He was the husband of Rose (Silber) Koch.

Born in Boston, a son of the late Daniel and Yetta (Grossman) Koch, he had lived in Providence for 35 years before moving to East Providence.

He was a 1922 graduate of Boston University Law School and earned a Master of Law Degree from the university in 1925.

Mr. Koch was a member of Temple Beth-El and is Brotherhood. He was a member of Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity and the Scorpio Club. Mr. Koch was a member of Lord Reading Club of Boston.

Mr. Koch enjoyed ice skating and skated until he was 85.

Besides his wife, he leaves a daughter, Roberta E. Kohn of Columbus, Ohio; a son, Matthew J. Koch of Akron, Ohio; a brother, Herbert Koch of Santa Monica, Calif.; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be held today at 1:30 p.m. at Temple Beth-El, Orchard and Butler Avenues, Providence. Burial will be in Temple Beth-El Cemetery, Reservoir Avenue, Providence.

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Here Lies the man Sender ben Daniel
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May his soul be bound in the bond of eternal life




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