- Local Guide
Vivien E. Spangler, 88, Estero, Fla., formerly of Ohl, died Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at JoAnn's House Hospice in Bonita Springs, Fla.
Born Jan. 24, 1923, in Cadiz, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Chanley V. and Ethel E. (Smith) Carrier.
Feb. 28, 1944, in Erie, she married George Willis Spangler, who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Spangler was a 1940 graduate of Summerville High School in Summerville. She was employed at the Sylvania Factory in Brookville, at Jefferson Manor in Brookville, and she also did housework for others in the area.
Mrs. Spangler was a member of the McGregor Baptist Church in Fort Myers, Fla. She also attended service at the Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church near Summerville.
She enjoyed reading, crafts and cooking.
She is survived by a son, Lee Spangler and wife Esther of Mt. Pleasant, near Summerville; two daughters, Linda Spangler of Ohl and Diane Park and husband Paul of Ohl; a brother, Steve Carrier of Summerville; a sister, Louise Wonderling of Jefferson Court, Brookville; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Spangler was preceded in death by a sister, Marion Carrier.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 2, 2011, at the Furlong Funeral Home, corner of Broad Street and First Avenue, Summerville.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 3, 2011, at the Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church with the Rev. Roger P. Howard officiating.
Interment will be at the Ohl Cemetery, Clover Township, Jefferson County.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church.