Rev. Gary A. Spencer

Rev. Gary A. Spencer of Hale passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 at 55 years of age.
Gary was an Army veteran, he enjoyed remodeling and working on mobile homes. He was known as the "mobile home specialist." Gary was proud to have performed five weddings since he became a reverend.
He is survived by his children, Ryan (fiancée' Jessica Tumminello) Spencer, Marty Ronchetto, Aaron Lewis and Colton Lewis; one grandchild, who was the love of his life, Maddison Spencer; his life partner, Liz Ronchetto; siblings, twin brother, Craig Spencer, and sister, Jeannie Henning. He is also survived by his dog, Tippy, cat, Izzy, and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Oliver and Jean Ann Spencer.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m.. Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Hale Chapel of Buresh Funeral Home, 121 S. Washington. The family will receive friends Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Interment along with military honors will be in Esmond-Evergreen Cemetery. Those wishing to express words of sympathy may do so at

Published in Iosco County News-Herald and Oscoda Press from Nov. 8 to Nov. 20, 2012