April 26, 1871 – August 30, 1965
Department Commander 1936
Descended from Colby Spinney
Pvt. Co. N, 19th ME Inf.
Mustered in October 1, 1862
Farmington – Almon Ithiel Spinney, 94, died Monday at a nursing home at Augusta where he had been a patient for two months. He had made his home at Oakland for several years with a son, Lawrence Spinney.
He was born April 26, 1871 at Starks, the son of John C. and Roselia Gordon Spinney. He was a machinist and was the widower of Lottie Fielding Spinney.
He was a member of Henderson Memorial Baptist Church and the S. Clifford Belcher Camp, SUV at Farmington. He was a Past Department Commander of the Sons of Union Veterans.
He leaves his son Lawrence Spinney, Oakland; three daughters, Mrs. Bertha Frost and Mrs. Doris Churchill of Farmington and Mrs. Lloyd Argyle, Rockland; six grandsons, one granddaughter, four great-grandchildren, one niece and three nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday from Davis Funeral Home, Farmington, with the Rev. Earle Clifford, Allens Mills, officiating. Interment will be at Fairview Cemetery, Farmington.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. today.
Burial at Fariview Cemetery, Farmington, Franklin, Maine