VANCOUVER — Gerald “Jerry” Joseph Spanner, 86, died Aug. 11, 2018, in Vancouver, Wash.
He was born Oct. 15, 1931, in KauKauna, Wisc., to Edwin and Anna (Lennert) Spanner. Jerry taught school for many years in Oklahoma and in Ilwaco, coaching football, basketball, track and golf. He is survived by three children, three grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, one sister, and his wife of 63 years, Marian (Brezina) Spanner.
At his request there will be no services.