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Mervin J. Butch Spease
1945 - 2019
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Mervin J. “Butch” Spease, 73, Platteville, died on Friday, Feb. 8 at Southwest Health in Platteville.

Funeral services were at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory in Platteville. Pastor Mary Ann Floerke officiated. Burial was at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Ellenboro Township. Visitation was from 4–7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory in Platteville, and from 10 a.m. on Tuesday until the time of the service. Memorials may be made to the Mervin Spease Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at

A complete obituary is in the February 13, 2019 issue of The Platteville Journal.