Walter S. Spragg II

August 31, 2013

Walter S. Spragg II

Devoted husband, father, grandfather

Walter S. “Sandy” Spragg II, 82, born April 26, 1931, and longtime resident of Carroll Township, Monongahela, died Wednesday, August 28, 2013.

Deceased are his parents, Walter and Elizabeth Sprowls Spragg; wife Alice Hammond Spragg; and brother Jesse Addison Spragg.

He graduated from Mercersburg Academy, Bucknell University and Dickinson Law School.

Mr. Spragg practiced law and was involved in other businesses in the Mon Valley, including Donora Lumber Co.

He was an avid reader, Steelers fan and enjoyed playing golf and poker. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.

Surviving are a daughter, Betsy (Matt) Geherin of Rochester, N.Y.; a son, W. Scott (Anne) Spragg III of Orlando, Fla.: six grandchildren; and Liz Reisinger Spragg.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in Frye Funeral Home Inc., 427 West Main Street, Monongahela, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 4, with the Rev. Mark Woomer officiating. Interment will follow in Monongahela Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312,, 1-800-342-2383, or Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001,, 1-866-232-8484.

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