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Owen James Henry Spence

Date of Service: 17 July, 2019

Time of Service: 11:00 a.m.

SPENCE, Owen James Henry (Miles): Born Christchurch 29.10.1922. Died Nelson 9.7.2019. RNZN, Royal Navy 1941 to 1945 WW2. NZD5094/33206 AB Radar Operator, aircraft carrier HMS Victorious in Pacific War, RNZN Reserve. Dearly loved soulmate and 'Oppo' of Pamela for 20 years, and her family. Former husband of Evelyn (Auckland); sadly missed father and father-in-law of Colin and Mimi, Dianne, and Jennie and Grant; grandfather of Kyle, Lara, Kayla, Cameron, and Liam. Father of John. 'Will be sadly missed by many.' In lieu of flowers donations to St John's Ambulance would be appreciated. The funeral service to celebrate and remember Mile's life will be held on Wednesday 17 July 2019, at Marsden House Funeral Home, 41 Nile Street East, Nelson, at 11am, to be followed by interment at Marsden Valley Cemetery.
MARSDEN HOUSE FUNERAL SERVICES F.D.A.N.Z
www.marsdenhouse.co.nz

SPENCE, Owen James Henry (Miles), NZD5094/33206: 29.10.1922-9.7.2019 AB Radar Operator, HMS Victorious, Pacific War. Passed away at Nelson Hospital, aged 96. Jazz musician, poet, author, artist, teacher, and cricket coach. Soulmate and 'Oppo' of Pamela for 20 years, and her family; former husband of Evelyn (Auckland); sadly missed father and father-in-law of Colin and Mimi, Dianne, and Jennie and Grant; grandfather of Kyle, Lara, Kayla, Cameron, and Liam. And father of John. 'Will be sorely missed by many.' The funeral service to celebrate and remember Mile's life will be held on Wednesday 17 July 2019, at Marsden House Funeral Home, 41 Nile Street East, Nelson, at 11am, to be followed by interment at Marsden Valley Cemetery.
MARSDEN HOUSE FUNERAL SERVICES F.D.A.N.Z
www.marsdenhouse.co.nz

SPENCE, Owen James Henry (Miles) NZD5094/33206: 29.10.1922-9.7.2019 NELSON R.S.A. Members of the Nelson Returned and Services' Association are invited to attend the funeral of their late comrade Owen James Henry Spence, No. NZD5094/33206, WW2, which will be held on Wednesday 17 July 2019, at Marsden House Funeral Home, 41 Nile Street East, Nelson, at 11am, to be followed by interment at Marsden Valley Cemetery.
MARSDEN HOUSE FUNERAL SERVICES F.D.A.N.Z
www.marsdenhouse.co.nz