2012-07-12 / Obituaries

Robert (Bob ) Spurel

Robert (Bob) Spurrell of Mahopac died on July 11th at the age of 74 after battling cancer. Bob was born in Queens; then he and his sister Florence moved with their parents Blanche and Leslie Spurrell to Mahopac.

Bob worked as a builder and was known for being friendly and always quick to help anyone in need. He was a longtime member of the Church of the Holy Communion. He is survived by his sister Florence and her husband, Gordon, of Easthampton, Mass.; three nieces, Sharon, Kendra and Aanika; four grand-nieces, and one grandnephew.

A funeral service will be held at the Church of the Holy Communion at 1055 Route 6, Mahopac, NY, 10541, on Saturday at 10 a.m. Family and friends are invited to visit on Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the church. Funeral arrangements are being handled by Boylan Funeral Home, New Brunswick, NJ.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Bob’s name to The American Cancer Society, 6725 E. Lyons Street, PO Box 7, East Syracuse, NY 13057.

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