John Kenneth Spencer

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SPENCER;  John Kenneth ~ It is with heavy hearts that the family of John Kenneth Spencer announce his passing on December 9th, 2020, at the age of 83.  John was born in Beverley England on March 16, 1937, immigrated to Canada in 1966 and presently lived in Millbrook Ontario with his beloved wife Sandra Spencer.  The loving father of Andrew Spencer (Monica), Robert Spencer, Jane Panza (Marco).  Loving stepfather of Heather Murphy (Kevin) and Tyler Murphy (Corinne).  Cherished grandfather of Natasha (Mike), Samantha, Sarah, David, and Charles.  Proud great grandfather of Isabelle, Curtis, and Mackenzie.  Former spouse of Mary Griffith.  Step grandfather of Emma and Cliff, step great grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend.  John will forever be remembered by many for his overflowing generosity, unshakeable sense of humour and unrivalled work ethic. He will be greatly missed by all those who have experienced his warmth and kindness.

Service Information

A Celebration of Life will be scheduled at a later date due to current COVID-19 restrictions. In lieu of flowers or gifts, donations can be made in his memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada by mail at 2300 Yonge Street, Suite 1300, Box 2414, Toronto, Ontario, M4P 1E4 or online at Online donations and or condolences may be made at


So sorry for you loss, Please Accept My Sincerest Condolences.

Bill Becberger

Our profound condolences to you all. We will dearly miss John’s sense of humour and his great big hugs. Much love.

Nick and Nancy Zero

Our thoughts are with you and your family at this time.

Luciano and Nicole Ferri

Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you. May peace and comfort find you during this difficult time.

Joe Panza and Eva McIntosh

So so sad to hear about John's passing to his family and everyone who knew this lovely man. Please let us know your plans when this pandemic is over.I am so glad that John was up and walking around town, (looking for WORK to do) He may finally rest! They just do not make them like that anymore. So glad to have known him My heart goes out to the family Becky

Rebecca Davey

John is going to be missed so much by the Peddler family.. he was sure to visit every day sometimes twice a day to have a coffee and something sweet. Always a little chat or he Would be chatting with another guest. A good customer, a friend and part of our community. He will be missed,and we send our heartfelt condolences to Sandy and family. It won’t be the same without John.

Deanna Bell

Sending you lots of love and courage during this difficult time. <3

Nick and Melissa Dambrosio & family

Our hearts ache to hear of John's passing. Our deepest sympathies to the family. Rest in peace John.

Bert and Mildred Solis

Our deepest condolences to you all during this difficult time.

Danuta & Bruno Ferri

So sorry to hear about the passing of John. May you find some comfort with the many memories of happy times spent together during his lifetime.

Raymond & Janette Binns

We were so sorry to hear of John's passing. Our deepest condolences to all of his family. You're in our thoughts at this sad time. John was always a pleasure to be around. We know you'll miss him very much. Brian & Christine Binns

Brian & Christine Binns

So sorry to hear this news, our thoughts are with Jane and her family.

Julie & Emanuele Bordonali

Shirley and I send our sincere condolences, love and prayers to John’s wife Sandra, his stepson Tyler, stepdaughter Heather as well as the rest of his family, friends and loved ones. It was an honour and privilege to have known him. May he Rest In Peace.

Terry Murphy

We are very sorry to learn about your dad's passing and hope your memories bring some measure of comfort.

Robin, Betty and Kaity Horlock

Sorry for the lost of a great man...Take courage in each other while you all go through this grieving process... you will be remembered in my prayers

Edmond Rodney

I wish you peace and comfort as you grieve. I will always remember his smile.

Natsuko @ TCI

So sorry to hear of your dear John's passing Sandra. He was truly a man of immense kindness and one of Millbrook's most loveable characters and a true gentleman. Our hearts go out to you and the rest of your family.

Lyell & Jeanne Shields