Walter A. Spinler

JAMESTOWN – Walter A. Spinler, 86 of Jamestown, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at his home with his family by his side.

Born Oct. 2, 1926 in Charlotte Center, son of the late William and Grace Collins Spinler. A 29-year resident of Randolph, he had lived in Jamestown

since 1987. He was a Cassadaga Valley Central School alumnus. Walt was a veteran of the Korean Conflict serving with the United States Army in the Transportation Corps from February 1954 to February 1956.He was employed as a laborer at various places, including Worster Mills, Bordens in Randolph, Blackstone, Crescent Tool, Allegheny Ludlum, Keystone Corp, Weber Knapp, Crescent Tool, Jamestown Sterlingworth, M.R.C. and then was self-employed as a carpenter. Walt retired in 1988 due to health. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church. Husband of 56 years to Iva Newton Spinler, whom

he married Sept. 22, 1956; father of Terence (Cindy) Spinler of Sinclairville, Jeffrey Spinler of Allegany, Linda (Brian) Strong of Stockton, Merle (Shari)

Spinler and Janet (Carmen) Ferraloro all of Jamestown; grandfather of Carrie (Jes-sie) Schafer, Autumn (Robert) Sutherland, Melissa (Charles) Harrison, Rebecca Ferraloro, Skyler Tritapoe, Joshua (Alayna), Jeremy, Ryan Spinler and two great-grandsons; loving brother of Harold (Adalaide) Spinler, Myrtle

Penhollow and Helen Fain and the late Willie and Charles Spinler. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral service 11 a.m. Saturday in Jordan Funeral Home, Sinclairville. Visitation 5-8 Friday. Burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Sinclairville. In lieu of flowers, memorials to New Hope Community Church, Stockton Community Church or Hospice Chautauqua County.