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Richard Archie Spencer

August 15, 1923 - November 7, 2007

Dick Spencer born 08/15/1923 passed away 11/07/2007Richard Spencer Dick Spencer was born August 15, 1923, in Olympia. He graduated from Menlo School, Atherton, CA and St. Martin’s College. Navy V12 Officer Training at Valley City State and Columbia University led to WWII service in the Pacific. Never far from a sailboat, he built his first boat at 14 and brought home racing trophies as well as years of treasured family cruising experiences. Dick was employed by 3M in sales. He was active in service organizations: Christ Church, St. John’s, and Harbor Covenant leadership roles; and support for individuals in the community, some through AA. He is survived by Phyllis, to whom he was married for 59 years, children: Ellen Spencer Floyd, Terry Spencer (Jaye,) Marcie Spencer Lawton (Wilbert,) and Doug Spencer (Kim)’ and six grandchildren: Jeffrey Lawton, Dugan Lawton, Jane Spencer, Skylar Spencer, Elisabeth Spencer, and Ian Spencer. Memorial November 15, 2007, 4 PM, Harbor Covenant Church, Gig Harbor. Please sign on-line guest book www.tuellmckee.com . Arrangements by Tuell-McKee Funeral Home 253-272-1414

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