Susan Spence (Stoner), age 73, went to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, December 26, 2017.  She will be lovingly missed by her husband of 54 years, William Spence; son Scott Spence; granddaughter Sabrina Lapham; mother Ethel Stoner; many nieces, nephews and friends.  She was preceded in death by her father Buford Stoner and brother Fred Stoner.  Susan loved her family, teaching and golf.  She taught in Byron Center Schools for over 30 years.  Additionally, she became the first woman member of the Great Lake Seniors Golf Association.  She will be dearly missed.
Visitation will be held with her family at 1:30 p.m. and a memorial service – celebration of life will follow at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, February 4, 2018, at First Presbyterian Church, 500 North Broadway Street, Fairfax, Missouri.
In honor of Susan and in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Frederik Meijer Gardens or Kent District Library -Caledonia Township Branch or the Grand Rapids Symphony.  The family welcomes memories and messages in their guest book online at