March 18, 2012
Joseph Lynn Spitzer, 61 of Urbana, passed away, Sunday, March 18, 2012 in his home surrounded by his family.
He was born April 18, 1950 in Kenton, Ohio and served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. Joe was a Federal Safety Inspector with the Mine Safety & Health Administration in Hebron, Ohio. He enjoyed farming, gardening, hunting and fishing. He was a member of the VFW and the American Legion.
He is survived by his father, Joseph Franklin Spitzer, his loving wife, Carol Anne Spitzer; his sons, Chad, Joel and Juddson Spitzer, 6 grandchildren, and his sisters, Sue (Fred) Fischbach and Mary Frank.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Barbara Jean (Withrow) Spitzer.
The family will hold a gathering in celebration of Joe’s life at a later date.
Services are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.