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SPITZER, Clarence Edward, Jr.
SPITZER - Clarence Edward, Jr. July 24, 2017, of Amherst, NY, aged 96. Devoted father of David (Diane Fulton), Nancy (Tom Tompkin) and Ronald (Eve Battaglia), and loving grandfather of Clare. Predeceased by his wife of 63 years, Carol Schaal Spitzer, and brother Donald J. Spitzer. A graduate of Allegheny College and Harvard University, Clarence taught social studies and history at Amherst Central High School in Snyder, NY for 27 years. He received a Fulbright Fellowship in 1966 to teach high school history in the Netherlands. Clarence was an active member of Christ United Methodist Church, Snyder for over 40 years, and was active in numerous service and music organizations in the Buffalo area. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 30th, at Christ United Methodist Church, 350 Saratoga Rd., Amherst, NY 14226. A lunch reception will follow in the church hall. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Christ United Methodist Church Memorial Fund. Share condolences at www.informed