In Memory of




Obituary for Daniel Ellison Spencer

Daniel Ellison Spencer, Danny, 79 passed away on November 5, 2023 at his home after a long illness. Born March 7, 1944 on Spencer Mountain in Orange VT where he was a life long resident. Daniel was the son of Alfred and Marie (Newton) Spencer. He attended grammar school in Orange and worked on the family farm. Daniel later enlisted in the US Army, after his service he returned to Spencer Mountain. On Dec 09, 1962 Daniel married Victoria J Deuso of Graniteville VT. They made their home on Spencer Mountain where they raised five children. Daniel lost Victoria in 2000 after a brief illness.

Daniel was a self made man. He was A jack of all trades. He was a very talented with all types of Machinery. There was nothing he could not fix and he enjoyed fixing anything for his friends and family. Daniel's self employment included Farming, Construction, Heavy Equipment operation, and operating his own Logging business. Daniel was an avid and very skilled hunter, enjoying all hunting seasons.

On June 5, 2004 he married Dorothea (Dolly) Stewart of Colchester VT. They also made their home on Spencer Mountain. Daniel is survived by his loving wife, Sons, Daniel Spencer Jr and wife Sheila, James Spencer and wife Lisa, Daughters Terry Spooner and husband Thomas, Tina Jacobs and husband Michael, Buffy Spencer. Step children, Randall Stewart and wife, Candice, Lori Machell and husband Tim, Debra Stewart and partner Roland. Brothers, Theodore (Hubba) and wife Donna, Alfred Spencer Jr and partner Melanie. Daniel has several grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Daniel is preceded in death by his parents, brothers Robert Newton, David and Frederick Spencer. Daniel's family would like to thank, Liz, for all the help she gave to Daniel and Dolly during the last few weeks of his life.

There will be no services for Daniel at his request. Donations may be made in his memory to Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice.