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BENNINGTON -- Shirley Anne Spencer, 70, a resident of West Road Park in Bennington, died on Friday, March 2, 2007, at the Southwestern Vermont Medical Center in Bennington following a brief illness.

She was born in Oneonta, N.Y., on Jan. 16, 1937, and was the daughter of the late Raymond and Evelyn (Spencer) Woodcock. She received her education in local schools. She married Gardner Spencer on July 10, 1954, in Bennington. For many years they had resided in St. Albans and moved back to Bennington in 1977. Mr. Spencer died on Sept. 12, 2002.

Mr. and Mrs. Spencer enjoyed traveling and spent several winters in Florida. Shirley enjoyed playing Bingo and going shopping, and she enjoyed flying model airplanes with her husband.

Mrs. Spencer is survived by two sons and their fiancés; Donald Spencer and Lynn Oldham of Bennington, and Daniel and Tressa Allen of Bennington. She has one half brother; Keith Woodcock of Berlin, N.Y. Shirley leaves seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She is predeceased by one sister.

Graveside services will be held on Tuesday afternoon, at Park Lawn Cemetery in Bennington. There are no calling hours scheduled.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Mahar & Son Funeral Home, 628 Main St. Bennington, VT 05201.
Published in Bennington Banner from Mar. 5 to Mar. 6, 2007
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