Photo courtesy of Trenton Chapel-Martenson Family of Funeral Homes

Robert Edward Spencer

Riverview, Michigan

Jun 2, 1933 – Mar 10, 2018 (Age 84)


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Trenton Chapel-Martenson Family of Funeral Homes Obituary

Robert Edward Spencer, 84, of Riverview, MI, passed away on Saturday, 3/10/18 surrounded by his family. Visitation will be from 2pm-9m, with a Rosary at 7pm on Friday 3/16 at Martenson Funeral Home in Trenton, MI. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30am on Saturday 3/17 at St. Cyprian's Church...

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I am so glad I had the opportunity to meet him. I also appreciate his legacy and especially the children that they raised. His gift of Laura's friendship will always be cherished.

Spenser & Vaca families...Thinking of you and praying with you at this time of sorrow. May the memories of your husband, father, grandfather live on in your hearts and bring you joy, comfort and peace.

Scott & Therese Perez, Friends, San Leandro, CA

You know my thoughts and prayers are with your family. Take care.

Our deepest sympathy go out to all of the Spencer family. You lost a very nice and kindhearted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. We all lost a friend. We will miss his smile and kind words. He will be missed. He's in a Great place with Robert, JR. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Our prayers, thoughts and sympathies to Marian and family. We met Bob through our associations and membership in the Knights of Columbus. He will be much missed by all.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Art, Suzy and family during this difficult time. May the cherished memories of Bob bring you comfort and peace.
MSQC Staff, Suzy's work family, Ann Arbor, MI

Bob was my first boss at Ford Light Truck Engineering many years go. He never changed in attitude or personality or commitment. He was always stable when things got tough, willing to pitch in to solve tough problems, dedicated and loyal to Ford, and a good friend and mentor. Bob helped many young engineers like me and for that there are many that are more than sad. We are also grateful for all he did for us and Ford. -- Chuck White, one of many retirees who were lucky enough to have been...

I am so sorry to hear of Bob's passing.....and as you might expect I have only positive memories of the times we spent together--working at Ford Motor Co. Bob was a talented engineer and always served as a mentor and role model for the rest of I ever glad he was there ! :). We had occasional contact during our working careers, but the "surprise" was his retirement party when he indicated he had a "surprise' for us....something we would not suspect of him ! HE WAS...

So sorry to learn of your husband and father's passing.
Art, I first remember meeting your parents while camping, at CHS band performances, at the 50's dance - when he also toured us thru 'his' K of C hall, and at a church party (where I believe he won a basket of cheer.) What a distinguished photo of an impressive man, who lived life well. Our love and prayers of peace for your father, mother, you and your family, as your father passes to a new life with God and the saints and angels...