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Susan Spence (Stoner)

November 22, 1944 ~ December 26, 2017 (age 73)
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SPENCE -   Susan Spence (Stoner), age 73 went to be with her Lord and Savior, Tuesday, December 26, 2017. 

She will be lovingly missed by her husband of 54 years, William Spence; son Scott Spence; granddaughter Sabrina Lapham; mother Ethel Stoner; many nieces, nephews and friends.  She was preceded in death by her father Buford Stoner and brother Fred Stoner. 

Susan loved her family, teaching and golf.  She taught in Byron Center Schools for over 30 years.  Additionally, she became the first woman member of the Great Lake Seniors Golf Association.  She will be dearly missed.

A Memorial Visitation and celebration of her life will be held with her family from 4 - 6 p.m. on Friday, February 2, 2018 at Cook Funeral Home, 2067 84th Street, Byron Center, MI 49315. 

In honor of Susan and in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Frederik Meijer Gardens or Kent District Library - Caledonia Township Branch, or the Grand Rapids Symphony. 

The family welcomes memories and messages in their guest book online at

Charitable donations may be made to:

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Foundation
2929 Walker, N.W., Grand Rapids MI
Tel: 1-616-791-3901

Kent District Library-Caledonia Township Branch
6260 92nd Street SE, Caledonia MI 49316

Grand Rapids Symphony
300 Ottawa Ave. NW #100, Grand Rapids MI 49503

Memorial Visitation
February 2, 2018

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Cook-Byron Center Chapel
2067 84th Street SW
Byron Center, MI 49315

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