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Frank Spurgus

May 15, 1934 ~ November 6, 2020 (age 86)


Frank Spurgus, 86 of New Lexington, Ohio died at 1:20 AM on Friday, November 6, 2020 at his home.

Born May 15, 1934 in Jacksonville, Ohio to the late Alexander and Millie Bycofski Spurgus.

Frank was a United States Army veteran; a retired coalminer at Peabody Coal Company and a member of the UMWA; member of Saint Rose Catholic Church; a former New Lexington City Council member, former Jaycees and  a lifetime member of the B.P.O.E. #509 of New Lexington.

Survived by his wife of 64 years, Mary Boswell Spurgus; children, Phil (Diana) Spurgus, Nancy Spurgus and Jason (Sandey) Spurgus; grandchildren, Alexander (Brailyn) Boley, Nicholas Spurgus, Abigail Spurgus, Michael Spurgus and Hannah Spurgus; great- grandchildren, Jeremiah and Alexis Boley; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, preceded in death by brothers, Steve, Walter and Mike and a sister, Elizabeth.

Private calling hours and Mass of Christian Burial will be held.

Burial will be in New Lexington Cemetery with graveside military services by John Tague Post #188, American Legion, New Lexington, Ohio.

Memorials contributions may be made to Fairhope Hospice, 282 Sells Road, Lancaster, Ohio 43130 and/or Saint Rose Catholic Church or School, 309 North Main Street, New Lexington, Ohio 43764.

Roberts-Winegardner Funeral Home, 304 Mill Street, New Lexington, Ohio in charge of arrangements.

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Private Services


FairHoPe Hospice and Palliative Care
282 Sells Road, Lancaster OH 43130

Saint Rose Catholic Church
309 North Main Street, New Lexington OH 43764
Tel: 1-740-342-1348

Saint Rose Catholic School
309 North Main Street, New Lexington OH 43764
Tel: 1-740-342-1348

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