SPICER, Robert D. "Bob"- of Clio, age 81, died Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Saturday, January 26, 2013 at the Community of Christ Church in Clio. Evangelist Rodney Colmus officiating. Burial in Surrey Twp. Cemetery in Farwell. Friends may call at the O'Guinn Family Funeral Funeral Home in Clio on Friday from 1-4PM and 5-8PM. He will lie in-state at the church on Saturday from 12 PM until time of services at 1 PM. Contributions may be made to the family or Community of Christ Church.
Robert was born on July 23, 1931 in South Lyon, MI to the late Floyd and Myrtle (Wahl) Spicer. He married Betty Wilkie on August 19, 1955. Robert served in the U.S. Marine Corps. He retired from Buick in 1988 and was a member of the UAW Local # 599. Bob was previously employed at Thayer Dairy in Clare. He was a member of the Clio Community of Christ Church and the Farwell VFW Post 3039. Bob enjoyed playing his steel guitar, golfing, hunting, Detroit Tigers and spending time with his family and friends.
Surviving are: wife, Betty; children, Dawn Spicer of Bay City, Brian Spicer of Standish, Loraine (Eddie) Johnson of Davison, Carol (Gordon) Taylor of Clio; 9 grandchildren, Nicholas Loomis, Lisa Sturm, Brian Spicer, Melody Perrault, Rachel Spicer, Elizabeth Johnson, Zachary Johnson, Sarah Johnson, Emily Taylor; 3 great-grandchildren, Isaac, Adison, Ezra Sturm; brothers, Don (Shirley) Spicer of Harrison, Larry (Rita) Spicer of TX, Jerry (Bobbi) Spicer of Flint; sisters, Doris (Ed) Zuker of Beal City, Janice (Ed) Tomaski of Clare, Jeannie (Larry) Bole of Farwell; many nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by: daughter, Linda Sue; brothers, Ed, Ray, John, Bill; sisters, Susie and Dot. Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at www.oguinnfh.com.
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