Sally Louise Spencer, 75, of Portsmouth, passed away Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at SOMC Hospice following an extended illness. Born January 7, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Marjorie Mutter. On February 6, 1965 she was united in marriage to Richard H. Spencer who preceded her in death on June 22, 2019. Richard and Sally both were local business owners who were active in the community. Sally was also an avid animal lover, with a fondness for horses and dogs. She had a contagious laugh that could be heard from across the room.
She is survived by a son, Richard E. Spencer (Noelle Horsley) of Portsmouth and daughter Jamie Surillo (Pedro) of Fort Walton Beach, Florida. Grandsons, Richard W. Spencer of Portsmouth, Maddox Youmans of Fort Walton Beach, Florida, granddaughters Miriah Brush and Mackensey Brush both of Fort Walton Beach, Florida, and five great grandchildren, along with nieces, nephews, and other family and close friends. Sally will be missed by all who knew her.
Celebration of Life Gathering will be held Friday, January 7th 2021 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, at F.C. Daehler Mortuary, 915 Ninth St. Portsmouth, OH.
Family is requesting that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to SOMC Hospice.