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SPANGENBERG, Robert E. "Bob"

SPANGENBERG, Robert E. "Bob"

SPANGENBERG - Robert E. "Bob"
February 19, 2019 of South Wales, NY. Beloved husband of the late Joan (nee Lawson); dearest father of Ellen (late Richard) Stoeckert, Karen (Mitchell Mazur) Spangenberg and Erich (Marion) Spangenberg; cherished grandfather of Anastasia (Joshua) Brandt, McCullough Stoeckert and Christian Spangenberg; and great-grandfather of James Brandt; dear brother of Janice (late Raymond) Lahrs; also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 3-7 PM at the WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 784 Main St., East Aurora, NY. Funeral Services will be held on Friday at 11 AM at Nativity Lutheran Church, 970 E. Main Street, East Aurora. Please assemble at the church. Internment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. Bob graduated from Buffalo State College with advanced degrees and served in the United States Army. He was a dedicated teacher and administrator at the West Seneca Central School District for over 35 years. He was also an active member of the National Ski Patrol earning his National Number and many service awards. He served the Town of Wales for 46 years in various capacities and was recognized for that service with a Resolution from the Town. Bob was the last surviving Charter Member of Nativity Lutheran Church in East Aurora, where he served on the church council and at the former Wales Hollow Lutheran Church. If desired, contributions may be made to the Kissing Bridge Ski Patrol. Online condolences may be shared at

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