Spencer Joseph Shrader, 25, of McAllister, passed away Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in a car accident.
He was born July 19, 1990, in Loveland, Colorado, to Joseph and Angela Shrader. At a young age his family moved to Madison County. Growing up in Madison County, he enjoyed anything outside, being with dogs, horses and hunting. He also played youth hockey.
He was educated in Madison County, after earning his high school diploma; he worked at the Valley Garden Ranch, Haycamp Ranch, then to the Bakken oilfields working for Pioneer Energy and Nomak Drilling. He was working for High Mountain Excavation in Big Sky at the time of his death.
Spencer loved spending time with his family especially his nephews, he loved playing with them and teaching them how to build stuff. He also loved his Australian shepherd dog "Bailee".
Spencer will be remembered for always being willing to help anyone, he loved people and was a big hugger. His happiest times were working on the ranches.
He was preceded in death by his grandmother. Survivors include his parents Joe and Angie of McAllister, Montana, brother and sister-in-law Jordan and Merissa Shrader; nephews Landyn and Wyatt; and soon to be born niece Kinslee all of Belgrade, Montana.
Spencer's funeral service will be 2 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at Dahl Funeral Chapel in Bozeman, Montana.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.dahlcares.com.
Dahl Funeral Chapel
300 Highland Boulevard
Bozeman, MT 59715
Published in Bozeman Daily Chronicle on Feb. 9, 2016