1920 — 2014
LINDEN, MICHIGAN — Edwin Spomer, 93, of Linden, Michigan, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family May 27, 2014, at MedWest Haywood Hospital. He was born in Lincoln, Nebraska, Sept. 9, 1920, to the late Lucas and Katherine Spomer. He served in the United States Army during WWII, stationed in Italy. During Edwin’s career, he was the owner and operator of the John Cooley Construction Company in Ferndale, Michigan, until his retirement from the business.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by five brothers and one sister.
Survivors include children, Maxine Lenk, Edwin R. Spomer, Claudia Cascio and Mark Spomer; sister, Doris Wagner; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
There will be a memorial service and graveside inurnment at 3 p.m. Monday, June 2, at Glen Eden Lutheran Cemetery, Livonia, Michigan.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Judes Children’s hospital or charity of your choice.