Gary Lee Spears

Gary Spears (75) of Galesburg passed away on July 8, 2019.


He was a man who loved a good cup of coffee and telling stories. We will miss his many nicknames for all of us and his offbeat take on life.


He was preceded in death by three of his sons Todd Spears, Tim Best, Tom Best, and one of his daughters Beth Lagattuta.


He is survived by his family members Sharon Spears, son Jeff (Brenda) Spears, daughters Shelly (Rob) Wilson, Sara (Mike) Hough, Heidi Best, Jodi Best, brother Tom Spears, sister Glenda (Mac) Tiller, his many grandchildren and great grandchildren.