AUBURN — Valerie Sue Spencer, 33, after batting leukemia for two years, passed away on May 20, 2019, with her family by her side at Strong Memorial Hospital.
Valerie enjoyed cooking, baking, and reading Nicholas Sparks novels. She was involved in being a Girl Scout and Boy Scout leader. She most of all loved her family and spending as much time with them as she could.
She is survived by her husband, Edward T. Spencer Jr.; children, Zander and Zabriella Spencer; parents, Mark and Sandra Tratt; brother, Timothy Tratt; sisters, Shannon Schwartz and Julia Usher; in-laws, Michael and Kim Fitzsimmons; brothers-in-law, Daniel Spencer and Samantha Cassel, Tobias Fitzsimmons and Kristen Booth; nieces and nephews, Adrianna Schwartz, Hope Wellington, Trenton Usher, and Carter Usher.
There will be visitation from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, May 24, 2019, with a homegoing service at 4 p.m. in Scipio Baptist Church, 4324 NY 34B, Union Springs, NY 13160.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Valerie Spencer’s Leukemia Fund, 1521 Fitzpatrick Road, Auburn, NY 13021.
Brew Funeral Home, Auburn, is in charge of the arrangements.