Albert R. Spencer, 82, of 901 4th St., La Grande, died Saturday at a local hospital.
Spencer was born on April 14, 1889 at La Grande, the son of Josephine and Joseph Spencer. He was a member of the First Christian Church of La Grande, and the Elks Lodge No. 433. He loved the outdoors and was an avid hunter and fisherman.
Survivors include his wife Abbie of La Grande; daughters, Margery M. Reynolds, La Grande and Thelma Eden, Pendleton; four grandchildren, Mrs. Lee Wick of Aloha, Ore., Mrs. Robert Strans of Beaverton, Mrs. Marva Wiggins of Portland, and Mrs. Dan Luvy, Eugene; and 11 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the First Christian Church with the Rev. Gordon Mildrum officiating. Vault interment will follow at the Grandview Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Daniels Funeral Chapel.
La Grande, Oregon
Monday, November 29, 1971
Contributed by: Tom Childers