Gary Lawrence Spooner, Sr.
Gary Lawrence Spooner Sr., 79, of Morrow Lane, Keeseville, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, at the UVM Health Network, CVPH in Plattsburgh, with his loving family by his side.
He was born in Keeseville, July 30, 1940, the son of Frank and Hilda (Colvin) Spooner. He grew up in Keeseville and attended Keeseville High School. At age 16 he joined Union Local 186. His construction career spanned his adult life and he was proud to have received the 50 year gold card. He also served as a Union Trustee for more than 20 years.
He was an avid outdoorsman and especially enjoyed hunting, fishing, and trapping. He also enjoyed vegetable gardening and was known for his extra large pumpkins and tomatoes.
Left to cherish the memory of Gary are, his wife of 57 years, Jennie (Gregory) Spooner, whom he married Aug. 29, 1962, in Reno, Nev.; three children, Gary Jr. and his companion, Sharon Kemp, James Spooner and his wife, Kay Klem Spooner, and Barbara Spooner and her companion, Mark Calkins Sr.; four grandchildren, Kyle Spooner, Kristoff Spooner, Mark Calkins Jr., and Natasha Burrell; two great-grandchildren, Tyler and Olivia; three brothers, Tyler Spooner, Stacy Spooner, and Robert Colvin; and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents.
At Gary's request there will be no public calling hours or services.
Donations in his memory may be made to The Foundation of CVPH.
Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 124 Clinton Street, Keeseville, 834-7667. To offer an online condolence, share a symbolic gesture, or share a photo in memory of Gary Spooner please visit
Published on February 11, 2020


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aunt ida spooner
Feb 13, 2020
so sorry i cant make the 5 hr drive uo to be with the family
Debbie Lyon
Feb 12, 2020
So sorry for your loss.
Penny baket
Feb 11, 2020
So sorry to hear prayers to family my condolences
Randy Johnston
Feb 11, 2020
Sorry for your loss he was a great man