Spencer, Joseph

Spencer, Joseph (Earle)

(1907–84) geographer; born in Bolivar, Mo. After earning his Ph.D. at the University of California: Berkeley, he spent several years in China. In 1940 he joined the faculty at the University of California: Los Angeles where, with an interruption during World War II, he remained until 1975. With William E. Thomas he wrote Cultural Geography (1969), Asia, East by South (1971), and Introducing Cultural Geography (1973).
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Brunnett and his wife Kamala of Thompson, CT; four brothers, Henry Perron of Leicester, Paul Perron of Spencer, Joseph Perron of Rutland and Robert Perron of Leicester; two sisters, Pauline Choquette of Brookfield and Dollie Choquette of Spencer; four grandchildren, Earl S.
Michael Skaja, Marissa Skoog, Emil Smith, Judd Smith, Lyndsey Smith, Megan Smith, Joseph Spears, Marisa Specht, Eric Spencer, Joseph Standridge, Alicia Stark, Mikayla Steele, Sally Stender, Trisha Stevenson, Kaleb Stubbs, Chasan Surrett, Alexis Taisey, Eric Tallman, Kristina Tamburrini, Benjamin Taube, Camelia Taylor, Hannah Theophil, James Thomas, Quinten Thomas-McGuire, Caitlin Tilby, Rebecca Tolles, Alexander Torres, Roberto Tort, Kathryn Trahan, Zachariah Trahan, Alex Trinh, Vanessa Tshionyi-O'Brien, Eric Tucker, Christopher Ulloa, Shinya Ushiro,
Next Ballydoyle stable jockey Paddy Power: 6-4 Pat Smullen, 5-2 Christophe Soumillon, 4 Kieren Fallon, 6 Colm O'Donoghue, Ryan Moore, 8 William Buick, Olivier Peslier, 10 Richard Hughes, 12 Fran Berry, 14 Wayne Lordan, Declan McDonagh, 16 Kerrin McEvoy, 16 Seamie Heffernan, 20 Garrett Gomez, Jamie Spencer, Joseph O'Brien, 25 Paul Hanagan, Tom Queally, Robert Winston, 50 Frankie Dettori, 100 Mike Smith.
She leaves five children, Darlene Zinkievich Facteau and her husband Francis of Shrewsbury, William Pranaitis of Worcester, Robert Pranaitis and his wife Lynn of Spencer, Joseph Pranaitis and his wife Deborah of Charlton, and John Pranaitis of Auburn; eleven grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Kosky) Pranaitis of Auburn; a sister, Darlene Facteau, wife of Francis "Butch" of Shrewsbury; four brothers, William Pranaitis of Worcester, Robert Pranaitis of Spencer, Joseph Pranaitis of Charlton, John Pranaitis of Auburn; her niece and close friend, Donna Facteau of Webster, and several beloved nieces and nephews.
She is survived by her 7 children, Bertha Nozek of Montpelier VT, Leonard Eccleston of Whitinsville, Jon Eccleston of Spencer, Joseph Eccleston of Upton, Richard Eccleston and Lester Eccleston both of Spencer, and Laura Messina of Dudley; 19 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; many nephews, nieces and friends.
High Honors: Caroline Bartlett ,Rachel Bedigian, Ashlee Burgess, Amanda Consigli, Michael Gosselin, Brendon Grabowski, Megan McGowan, Stephen Mingolla, Kyle Porter, Wajahet Qureshi, Sarah Spencer, Joseph Susienka, Virginia Trufan and Nicole Webb.
High Honors: Caroline Bartlett, Michael Deneault, Alyssa Geddis, Michael Gosselin, Brendon Grabowski, Matthew Haas, Krista Hansson, Megan Houle, Victoria Macridis, Stephen Mingolla, Casey Petersen, Arielle Pizarro, Kyle Porter, William Ratcliffe, Mary Rutana, Aera So, Sarah Spencer, Joseph Susienka, Virginia Trufan and Anastasia Zolides.