Russell Patrick Spence


Russell Patrick Spence, 60 of Riverton, Wyoming, passed away on Dec. 27, 2022. He is predeceased by his father, Lt. Col. Allan J. Spence, Sr (2015), and a brother, Michael S. Spence (2016). He is survived by his mother, Kathryn Corley Spence, brothers Allan J. Spence, Jr. and James 0. Spence, his children Gray, Rebecca, Jackson, Julianne and Dakota, and grandchild, Holden. He is also survived by numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

Russell was a 1985 graduate of Clemson University, where he ran track, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economic Biology. Upon graduation, Russell began his professional career, which culminated in his position as Senior Director - Western North America Division of ChemTreat, Inc. - Danaher Corporation, Riverton, Wyoming.

Russell will be remembered as a loving father and avid sportsman. He loved Wyoming and all it had to offer. Numerous friends and family have great memories of hunting, fishing and camping

trips with him as their host and guide.

Visitation for Russell will be held Jan. 27, 2023 at Lexington United Methodist Church,309 East Main St., at 12:30 pm. A Memorial service will follow at 1pm.