Larry Gerald Spear 70, died peacefully Oct. 3, 2016 surrounded by his family. He was born in Eastport Feb. 19, 1946. He is survived by his wife of 49 years Linda (Prescott) Spear. His daughters Cindy Leighton of Calais, Julie Spear of East Machias, and a son Brian Spear of Connecticut. Grandsons Eric Leighton, Joey Hunter and wife Rebecca, Shawn Leighton, and Ryan Spear. Great grandchildren Wyatt, Ellianna, and Liam Hunter. He is predeceased by his grandson Wyatt Thorne. The family would like to thank all the staff at DECH. A private burial will at the Church Hill Cemetery in Machiasport.