Obituary: Constance Spafford
Constance “Connie” Patricia Spafford, age 81 of Eagle River, died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. She was born July 4, 1938, in Eagle River to Robert and Caroline (Mattek) Croker.
She is survived by her husband , Marvin Spafford of Tomahawk; sons, Jason Spafford (Cynthia Berger) of Minneapolis, Matt Spafford of West Bend, and Justin Spafford of Madison; daughter Nicolle Spafford (Andy Shaney) of Tomahawk; four grandchildren; siblings, Robert (Karen) Croker, Jr Eagle River, Anita (John) Lansing of Madison, and Nancy (Bill) Courtney of Greenville; sisters-in-law, Juanita (Don) Kichefski of Rhinelander and Judy (Mick) Phillips of Eagle River; brother-in-law, Jim McGinn of Madison; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Candace Croker-McGinn; brother-in-law, David Spafford; and niece, Sandy Steiner.
A memorial visitation for Connie will be held Saturday, Oct. 19, from 10-11:30 a.m., with a memorial service at 11:30 a.m., all at the Carlson Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers a memorial is being established in Connie’s name to further Alzheimer’s patient care and any such considerations may be directed to her family. (Carlson Funeral Home)