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Roy "Jester" Spangler

Roy “Jester” Spangler, 76, of N. Elm Street, Carlsbad, NM, passed away Saturday, September 11, 2021 at his home. Cremation will take place and a memorial service will be held Saturday, September 18, 2021 at 12 noon at Carlsbad Veteran’s Memorial Park with Phillip Carrell, Jr. officiating.

Roy was born March 25, 1945 in Tucson, Arizona to Virgil and Mary Eileen (Moss) Spangler and moved to Silver City as a young boy where he graduated. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam from 1963 to 1967. Roy was self-employed as a mechanic for many years. He owned and operated Roy’s Harley Service & Repair. Roy was an active member of The Brotherhood 74 for over 25 years. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Constance Winey.
Survivors are his wife, Kathy Porter of Carlsbad, NM; daughters: Pennie Prendergast and husband, Bede of New Zealand, Amy Spangler of Hobbs, NM; grandchildren: Bryson Baracart and wife, Monique, Wesley Baracart and wife, Grace, James Prendergast and Mitchell Prendergast, all of New Zealand, Decker McIlwee and Husen McIlwee and wife, Brittney; great-grandchildren: Lenix Baracart, Ellah Baracart and Braxton McIlwee; brother, Allen Fligg and his Brotherhood family.
Honorary pallbearers will be Bryson Baracart, Wesley Baracart, James Prendergast, Mitchell Prendergast, Decker McIlwee, Husen McIlwee and The Brotherhood 74.
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crusita vigil Sep 18 2021 2:43 PM

Rest In Peace old friend. Lots of history and memories and all good.

Kent Waller Sep 18 2021 12:13 PM

Jester, you were such a good friend and mentor. You will be missed by many, love you brother!
Harley

Harley Harkness Sep 17 2021 12:37 PM

Oh Rolly..... I was so sad to see this!! You have worked on my cars for many many years, and always with a sarcastic comment!!! I will truly miss you!! Heaven sure received a special kind of angel!!! My thoughts and prayers are with your family!! You will definitely be missed!!! Thank you for all the memories 💔

Lori Howard Hayes Sep 17 2021 5:06 AM

The memories, he always called me nickel because he already his Penny. His jokes, and trying to always lighten the mood and make everyone laugh. So sorry for your loss.

Nicole Harvey Sep 16 2021 11:54 PM

Jester loved having you as a Brother. Thanks for making me a better man & Brother.

Banner Sep 16 2021 9:56 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Spangler

Beth Hinds Sep 16 2021 8:43 PM

My Best Friend (My Brother)I'm going to Miss you Picking at Me Every time I Seen you .Thank you for making me Laugh, RIP Jester I love you My Friend Debbie Rico

Debbie Rico Sep 16 2021 6:54 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Spangler

Leigh Rolton Sep 16 2021 5:27 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Spangler

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