Richard G. Spencer

Richard G. “Rick” Spencer, of Carpentersville, Ill. died suddenly, Friday, June 27, 2014 at his home.

He was 59 years old and was born January 28, 1955, in Dunkirk.

The son of the late Joan and Earl Spencer, Rick was a member of the Dunkirk Senior High School Class of 1973. Rick was also an avid fisherman, who loved spending time on the lake and with his family.

Survivors include his wife, Lori Szocki Spencer, his three children, Rachel Spencer Hecker (Jason Hecker), of Lake in the Hills, Ill., and his sons Michael and Devon.

Rick is also survived by his granddaughter, London Jade Hecker, his brother Gordy Spencer, of Florida and his sister, Debbie Babb, of Colorado.

He was also an uncle to several nieces and nephews and was employed at Sentinel Technologies at the time of his death.

Services will be held privately by the family in Chicago, Ill. In lieu of flowers, donations to a memorial fund set up for Rick will be graciously accepted. Donations can be sent to Lori Spencer, 1226 Mayfair Drive, Carpenters-ville, Ill., 60110.