MAXFIELD - Ralph W. Spencer Sr. beloved husband, father, grandfather, and brother passed away Nov. 8, 2014 at a Bangor hospital. He was born on May 2, 1949 to Howard P. and Rose (Martin) Spencer. He lived his entire life in the Howland/ Maxfield area. Ralph is a retired Mill Wright at the East Millinocket Paper Mill were he had been employed since high school.
He married the love of his life, Linda (Gordon), on October 20, 1971. They then had three children. Ralph is predeceased by his wife, Linda and his parents. He is survived by his three children, Stephanie and Carl Tibbetts, Ralph and Rose Spencer, and Amy Spencer and her companion, Matt McLaughlin; three grandchildren, Justin Stratton, Matthew and Makayla Dourant. Three sisters, Irene Boobar, Charlene Cottle, Mary Whiting; one brother, Ronald. Many in-laws, nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be 6-8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, at Clay Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, at Clay Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cancer Care of Maine, 417 State St., STE 20, Bangor, ME 04401.