LEWISBURG — Spencer H. Bingman, 84, of Lewisburg, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, April 19, 2019, at Evangelical Hospital, Lewisburg.
He was born June 28, 1934, in Troxelville, the son of the late Spencer and Elsie Markley Bingman.
He graduated from Beaver Vocational High School in 1952 and later from Penn State University in 1956.
He served his country in the United States Army for two years.
Spence was married for 61 years to the love of his life, H. JoAnn Treaster Bingman, who survives. They were married April 12, 1958.
Spence was employed for 40 years at Pennsylvania House in Lewisburg, retiring in 1996 as vice president of Manufacturing.
He attended Christ Wesleyan Church in Milton for several years. His other memberships included The Nittany Lions Club and Penn State Alumni Association.
Spence was an avid Penn State fan, often following the football team to bowl games. He also enjoyed hunting and golfing. He was well known as a master griller and cook for his family whom he adored. He will be greatly missed and remembered by his family as a devoted husband, father and Pop-pop which will be his greatest legacy.
In addition to his wife he is survived by one daughter, Kathy Rowe of West Milton. Also surviving is his son-in-law Brian Rehm of Lewisburg; his grandchildren; Stefanie and Ryan Moore of Turbotville; Travis and Kristin Rehm of Muncy, Kendra and Mike Wright of Milton and Kyle Rehm of Lewisburg. Also surviving are three great-grandchildren, Grant and Dylan Moore, Jordan Wright and one great-grandson to arrive in June.
He was preceded in death by his daughter; Lynn Rehm on Sept. 13, 2017; one sister, June Etzler and one brother, Richard Bingman.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a celebration of Spencer’s life at 11 Tuesday morning in the Davis Chapel at Christ Wesleyan Church, 363 Stamm Road, Milton, with the Rev. Arlie E. Davis officiating. Burial will be private in the Lewisburg Cemetery. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 tonight in the Davis Chapel at the church. The family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to Meadowbrook Christian School Scholarship Fund, 363 Stamm Road, Milton PA 17847.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home Inc., 10 W. Mahoning St., Danville, PA. www.visneski.com