Dan Spear, 72, of St. Clairsville, Ohio died Thursday, December 31, 2015 at his home. He was born August 24, 1943 in Canton, Ohio a son of the late Daniel and Wilma Hodulick Spehar.
Dan was retired from Penske Truck Leasing, he never met an engine he could not fix. He was a catholic by faith and a member of the Fairpoint Polish Club and the Maynard Sportsman Club. He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson Motorcycle, fishing and shooting at the pond.
In addition to his parents, Dan was preceded in death by five brothers, Steve, Frank, Joe, John and Mike Spehar and an infant sister.
Surviving are his loving wife of 34 years Barbara Burke Spear of St. Clairsville; his four legged child, Maggie; his mother-in-law, Mary Burke of the home; a sister, Katie (Jim) Reale of Canton; a brother, George Spehar of Louisville, Ohio; two sisters-in-law, Zorka and Eva Spehar; many nieces and nephews all of Canton and many good friends.
Friends are invited to attend a memorial gathering from 1 until time of memorial service at 3 pm Monday at Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory 204 West Main Street St. Clairsville with Fr. Thomas Chillog officiating. Final arrangements at the convenience of the family.
The family would like to thank the staff at Medi-Home Health, Valley Hospice and my very special caregivers.
Memorial contributions may be made to Liza’s Place of Valley Hospice 308 Mt. St. Joseph Road Wheeling, West Virginia 26003.
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