Eugene Spadine

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  • "My thoughts and prayers are with your family."
    - Beth Decker
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    - Nancy and Jeff Logan
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    - Gene & Carol St. Clair
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Eugene "Jigger" Spadine, of West Nicholson, passed away peacefully Monday at home. His wife, Audrey Spadine, died May 16, 2013. They had been married for 42 years.

Born Oct. 23, 1933, in Eynon, he was the son of the late Frank and Rose Spadine.

He will be missed by all who had the opportunity to have known him.

Jigger was a dedicated husband, father and grandfather. He always enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, and never missed any baseball or football games.

Jigger is survived by four sons, Mark Spadine and wife, Laurie; Tal Spadine, Ryan Spadine and companion, Laura Williams; and Louis Santamour and wife, Barbara; two daughters, Sherri Marquand and husband, John; and Laurie Cishek and husband, Chuck; two brothers, Leroy and Frank Spadine; a sister, Judy Allen; and many adoring grandchildren.

He was also predeceased by a sister, Elizabeth Timmons.

Funeral services will be Friday at 11 a.m. in the West Nicholson United Methodist Church, with services by Pastor Margaret M. McCarty. Interment will be held in the Nicholson Cemetery.

A viewing will be held today from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Charles H. Litwin Funeral Home, 91 State St., Nicholson.

Memorial donations may be made to the West Nicholson United Methodist Church or the Nicholson Athletic Association.

For directions or online condolences, visit www.lit
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Charles H. Litwin Funeral Home
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Nicholson, PA 18446
(570) 942-6241
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Published in Scranton Times on June 5, 2014