Jeffrey S. Spear
Jeffrey S. Spear, 54, of Cadyville, passed away Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, at the UVM-CVPH Medical Center. He was born in Plattsburgh, N.Y., on Aug. 2, 1965, the son of the William and Janice "Pearl" (Weightman) Spear.
Jeff worked for over 30 years as a Corrections Officer. He was a true outdoorsman, and liked to be outside, hunting and riding his motorcycle. He was a member of the Sons of American Legion 1619 and a member of the American Legion Riders. He was a very skilled cook, making meals for his family and friends.
He is survived by his parents, his fiancee, Shelly Benware, his children, his siblings; Ronald Spear and his wife Carolyn, Michael Spear, Denise Davies and her husband Joseph, Dwight Spear and his wife Shelby, and many nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Brown Funeral Home, Plattsburgh. A funeral service will follow in the funeral home chapel with honors to be presented by NYSDOCS.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518)561-3980. Online condolences may be offered at
Published on October 15, 2019


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Linda Parker
Oct 22, 2019
We will never forget him as he has touched all of our lives.My thoughts are with all of you as you are very special to my family. Linda
Ron and Evelyn Kerr
Oct 19, 2019
Our condolences to Willie and Pearl and the whole family so sorry for your loss.Rest in peace💕💕🙏🙏
Mary Benware
Oct 18, 2019
Shelly I am so sorry about Jeff. I am sorry I didn't make it to the services. My heart goes out to you. Love you Shelly. God Bless.
Susan Duve
Oct 17, 2019
Jeff was quite a character. I am sure he will be missed by everyone. Sorry for your loss. Remember the good times and moments that made you smile. TASD and RIP Jeff.
Bonnie AKA Teacher Wells
Oct 17, 2019
So sorry for your loss Shelly and Mike . Good man gone way too soon. RIP Jeff
Joan Jarvis
Oct 17, 2019
Way to young, Rip Jeff 🙏🙏🙏
Jon gordon
Oct 17, 2019
So sorry to hear this terrible news,
My thoughts and prayers to his family
Joy Paul
Oct 16, 2019
So very sorry to hear of Jeff’s death. My thoughts and prayers are with Willie, Pearl, Shelly and all of Jeff’s family.
Debbie Ero
Oct 16, 2019
I worked with Jeff at Clinton , he was a very nice , kind person , my condolences to Shelly and Jeff’s family .
Oct 16, 2019
Emerald Garden Basket was purchased for the family of Jeffrey S. Spear.  Send flowers
Brenda Gates
Oct 15, 2019
Country Basket Blooms was purchased for the family of Jeffrey S. Spear by Brenda Gates.  Send flowers