Joseph Neil Spendlove, 79, of Circleville, Utah, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015. Neil was born to Clifford Payne and Laura Rock Spendlove in Milton, Utah, on March 31, 1936.
Neil was raised in Milton, Utah, where he enjoyed fishing, hunting and anything in the outdoors. He farmed alongside his father until he left for airline training school. Neil joined the U.S. Army in 1959 and served in the National Guard.
Neil married Kathleen Clark on Aug. 31, 1962, in Milton, Utah. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Mesa, Arizona LDS Temple. Neil loved the time he served with his wife Kathleen in the St. George, Utah LDS Temple.
He is survived by his wife, Kathleen; daughter, Christine (Alan) Christensen, of Pleasant Grove, Utah; sons, Gregory Spendlove, Grant Spendlove and Anthony Spendlove, all of Circleville, Utah; sister-in-law, Lucille Spendlove; siblings, Peter Gail Spendlove and Judy Johnson. He is also survived by seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents; infant son, Camille Spendlove; sisters Marne Pawlowski, Joyce Altergott and Raedell Layman; brother, Clifford Mark Spendlove; and daughter-in-law, Renata Spendlove.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, at 1 p.m. in the Circleville 2nd Ward. Friends called on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016, at the Circleville Chapel prior to services at the church. Graveside services will be held in the Milton Cemetery on Jan. 8, 2016, at 2 p.m. Friends may call prior at the Milton Ward Chapel from 12-1:30 p.m.
Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guestbook at www.maglebymortuary.com