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Jacqueline Sue Spangler

September 18, 2016

Life Sketch for Jacqueline Sue Spangler


Jacqueline (Jacque) Spangler passed away on Sunday, September 18th at Via Christie-St. Francis in Wichita, Kansas.


Jacque was born on February 1, 1952 to Loren and Glenna (Bowman) Duncan in Herrington, Kansas.


Jacque attended Newton schools and was a graduate of the Newton High School class of 1970. She attended Emporia State University. Jacque loved the outdoors and especially flower and vegetable gardening. She was a Master Gardener and shared this passion with the Walton Elementary Schools.  Jacque was a very determined and strong person.  Her courageous battle to beat cancer demonstrated these traits. She will be remembered as a selfless, giving and loving person who was deeply devoted to God and her children. Her kindness, ability to see goodness in everyone and her giving nature touched the lives of many.


She is survived by her husband: Michael Spangler; children: Matt Spangler and spouse, Devori, and Katrina Spangler: brothers: Terry and Michael Duncan;

step-brothers: Kelly and Rick Portlock; and step-sister: Terri Portlock.


She was preceded in death by her parents: Loren Duncan and Glenna Bowman.


Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 AM, Friday, September 23rd at the United Methodist Church of Walton. A public visitation will be held at Petersen Funeral Home on Thursday, September 22nd from 5:00 to 9:00 PM with the family present to greet friends from 6:00 -8:00 PM. A private family burial will be held prior to the service.


A Memorial has been established for the American Cancer Society, 330 S. Main St. # 10, Wichita, Kansas 67202. Petersenfamilyfuneralhome.com.

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19 thoughts on “Jacqueline Sue Spangler

  1. So sorry for your loss. Prayers and Thought with you all. She and her beautiful talents will be missed by many.

  2. Sorry for your loss, Jacque, was a sweet gal. I have and will miss seeing her at master gardeners meetings and events. May your memories give you peace and comfort.

  3. So sorry for your loss. Jacque was a very special person. She will be greatly missed. She always displayed a sweet, loving spirit. I will remember you in my prayers.

  4. In times of silence, Love hears.
    In times of doubt, Love hopes.
    In tines of sorrow, Love heals.

    So sorry for you loss.

  5. Jacque was a special women, always smiling, and fun to be around all the time, Go with the Angels, and God will have special things for you to do, and one day we will see you again.
    Rest In Peace Jacque

  6. God has called another angel home, rest in peace Jacqueline for you job here on earth is done and your crown will be glorious as you set next to the lord himself at the right of his throne and angels will sing your song on high A MEN

  7. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. She had such a beautiful smile and personality to match . Love her, she will be missed.

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