Doris B. Spangler

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Doris B. Spangler passed away quietly on March 19, 2014, in Gainesville, FL. Doris was born in Reading, PA, where in her teens she met the love of her life, William "Billy" Spangler. They were married in 1950 and in 1953 moved to Miami, FL, where they raised their children. In 1996 they retired to Bradenton, FL, where they shared many happy years of golf, travel and social activities with their friends and neighbors in Peridia. Doris was predeceased by her son, William Scott Spangler of Bradenton, FL, and her beloved Billy. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Sandra and Steven Johns of Gainesville, FL, and Scott's son, William Douglas Spangler of Bradenton, FL. A private family service was conducted at Sarasota National Cemetery. Manasota Funeral Home is assisting the family. To send a condolence to the family please visit

Published in The Bradenton Herald on Mar. 25, 2014
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