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SPANG - Rosemary Of Brighton, NY, formerly of Tonawanda, NY, April 24, 2017, in Rochester, NY, at the age of 89, daughter of the late Charles T. and Olive (Buchheit) Miller; predeceased by her husband Theodore C. Spang and her infant son Thomas; survived by her sons: Michael (Dianne) Spang of Perinton, NY, Mark (Patricia) Spang of Bay Village, OH, John (Lisa) Spang of Woodstock, GA and Charles (Lisa Blackshear) Spang of Asheville, NC; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; extended family and friends. Rosemary attended St. Margaret's Elementary School and Holy Angels Academy. For nearly 50 years, she resided on Patricia Drive in Tonawanda, where she was a parishioner of St. Christopher Parish and was a member of the Outreach Program. For a period of time, she worked at the Buffalo Courier Express and had also worked in retail at the Boulevard Mall. Friends and family may gather for a time of visitation on Thursday, April 27 from 4-7 PM at the Murphy Funeral & Cremation Chapel, 1040 State Route 31, Macedon, NY 14502. A Funeral Mass will be offered on Friday, April 28 at 10 AM at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 2671 East Ave., Rochester 14610. A Memorial Mass will be offered on Saturday, April 29 at 9:30 AM at St. Christopher Parish, 2660 Niagara Falls Blvd., Tonawanda 14150. Interment will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Cheektowaga, NY. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be directed to the Friendly Home Memorial Fund, 3156 East Ave., Rochester, NY 14618. To light a candle, leave a condolence, upload a photo or order a floral arrangement, please visit www.murphyfuneralservices.com.