He is survived by his loving family, including his wife, Gina L (Sclamo) Specht; a son, Michael Specht; and a daughter, Kayla Specht, all of Shrewsbury. He also leaves a brother, Jon Specht; his father-in-law, Louis Sclamo; his brothers-in-law, Peter and Gary; and a nephew and two nieces. He was predeceased by a brother, Roger Specht.
Born in Holden, son of the late William and Helen (Philbrook) Specht, he lived in Worcester most of his life and attended Burncoat High School. He worked many years at Phalo Plastic Company, and most recently at Sclamo's Appliance Center.
Mr. Specht will be remembered for his kind heart and good-humored nature. He practiced carpentry and had a love for fishing. He enjoyed being with his family and will be dearly missed.
Private funeral services will be held at the family's convenience. There are no calling hours. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of choice. The Mercadante Funeral Home & Chapel of Worcester is assisting the family with arrangements.