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Gene K. Spitzer
April 10, 1945 ~ February 8, 2024 (age 78) 78 Years Old
Gene K. Spitzer, 78, of Westbury NY, died on February 8th.
He was born in Washington DC on April 10th 1945 to Harold and Margaret Spitzer. Gene attended Elmont High School before earning his degree in Accounting at C.W. Post. He then went on to work for the IRS.
Gene was preceded in death by his parents Harold and Margaret, his brother Ralph and his sister Gail. Gene is survived by his loving wife of 55 years Janice. In addition to his loving wife he also leaves behind his children Kenneth (Kim) and Janene (Brian) and four grandchildren Kaitlyn, Christopher, Elizabeth, and Matthew.
Gene enjoyed time with his friends especially playing softball, football, golf, and basketball into his 70s. Gene loved to travel with friends and family. An avid reader who would read 2-3 newspapers every day along with magazines and novels that touched on all types of subjects.
However the thing that he loved the most was time with his family. He enjoyed going to Connecticut often to visit his 4 grandkids and going to watch their activities and sports. A huge sports fan, Gene could be found watching or listening to Yankee games during the summer and Giants game in the fall and winter.
There will be a mass is at St. Brigid's in Westbury on Tuesday February 20th at 11:00. In lieu of flowers, donations to Juvenile Diabetes would be greatly appreciated. https://www2.jdrf.org/
Tuesday February 20, 2024 11:00 AM St. Brigid's R.C.Church 50 Post Ave. Westbury, NY 11590