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John Charles SPENCER
1936 - 2020
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JOHN CHARLES SPENCER November 6, 1936 - August 4, 2020 Sadly, after a long battle with can cer, on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, John Charles Spencer passed away peacefully in Manzanillo, Mexico. Born in Mimico, Ontario, son of Jack and Mary Spencer. He will be dearly missed by his be loved siblings, David (Eileen), Mary Lou and Jane. Lovingly cherished by his three children, Ric, Donna (Ian), Brenda (Dave); their mother Jean; and his grand children, Megan, Haley, Trent, Georgia and Josie. His late wife, Lana Spencer; step-children Mi chael (Vanny) and Teri (Mike) and grandchildren Laura, Jesse, Tara, Matthew and Melanie. John worked for Bell Canada, Ryder, Nedco and Orillia Precast Con crete; he was exceptionally disci plined and had great organizational skills. John's hob bies included a bee apiary and fly ing his Cessna 172. He enjoyed many years up north in Washago. Once retired he lived it up in Mex ico playing golf, cards, learning Spanish, being social with friends and served as President of the El Faro Committee. His charismatic personality and good sense of humour will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Being mindful of Covid-19, a celebration of life will be held at a future date in Ontario. Heartfelt thanks to friend and companion Shirley Campbell and Dr. Tom for their caring atten tion and close bond they had with our Dad.

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Published in The Globe and Mail from Aug. 15 to Aug. 19, 2020.
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September 12, 2020
So very sad to hear of John's passing. He will be greatly missed! He was certainly well loved and greatly respected.
Patricia Compton and Stuart Curran
Friend
August 28, 2020
A gentleman in every sense of the word. Earth loses a good man and heaven gains a great soul.
Lorna and Don Kramer
Neighbor
August 20, 2020
With our love and sympathy to John's family and friends at this time of loss.
Anne & Jane Latham
August 18, 2020
John was a man among men love his company golf , cards or just having fish tacos I will miss him he was a dear and close friend
Bernard McCormick
August 16, 2020
John was a great guy. Always enjoyed bumping into him and having a chat. Condolences to his family and Friends.

James Johnson
August 16, 2020
John will be missed by many - we were all blessed to have known him. Sincere condolences to the whole family during this sorrowful time. Richard Schleihauf and Lorraine Chan.
August 15, 2020
John will be missed by us, and many people in Manzanillo, we enjoyed being around him! What a great guy!
Diego (Oasis)
Friend
August 15, 2020
Our heartfelt sympathies to all of you during this difficult time. Much love,
Brenda and Bob Weisman
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