Leo Albert Spangler
Leo Albert Spangler, age 74, of Shelby died unexpectedly Sunday, April 12, 2009 at Med Central Mansfield Hospital.
He was born June 26, 1934 in Shelby the son of the late Robert M. and Caroline (Kurtzman) Spangler. Leo was a 1952 graduate of Shelby High School and was a member of the United States Air Force serving in the Korean Conflict. He was assigned to the United States Air Force Security Service and the National Security Agency. He retired from Miami Business Forms after 43 years of service and was the former owner – operator of the Shelby Carry-Out. He was a member of the Shelby American Legion O’Brien Post #326 and Woody Ridge Retiree’s Golf League. He was a past member of the Shelby Jaycees and the Ohio Highway Patrol Auxiliary. He was a part time driver for Buckeye Chrysler in Shelby and Joyce Buick in Mansfield.
Leo is survived by a son: John and Patti Spangler of Mansfield; 3 step sons: Kenneth and Cathie Albert, Todd and Lorna Albert and Kurt Albert all of Shelby; 2 step daughters, Pamela and Joe Wetton of Yorba Linda, CA, Jodi and Merv Eichorn of Lexington, OH; 9 step grandchildren; 12 step great grandchildren; a sister: Dorothy and Ralph McKinney of Shelby; a sister-in-law: Catherine Spangler of Shelby; Many nephews and nieces.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife: Jean Hart Albert Spangler, Brothers: Robert Spangler, John Spangler, Francis Spangler, Sisters: Elfreda Bimler and Catherine Beltz.
Private funeral services were held at the Turner Funeral Home, Shelby. Memorial expressions may be made to Shelby Home and Public Health. On-line condolences may be made to penwellturner.com