Northumberland - Jeffrey W. Springer, 60, of Sixth Street was called over the Super Highway, doing what he loved most, driving his truck and riding his motorcycle on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020.
Jeff was born June 10, 1960 in Sunbury a son of Joan Nadine (Hixson) Springer of Northumberland and the late George Arthur Springer.
He was a 1978 graduate of Shikellamy High School where he attended Vo-Tech for auto mechanics.
For the last 12 years, Mr. Springer has been employed as a truck driver for the current Button Oil Co., Northumberland.
He formerly served as a volunteer firefighter, involved with several fire companies including; Point Twp. Fire Co., Northumberland Hook & Ladder and Northumberland Fire Co. #1. He was also a member of the American Legion Post #44.
He had a great passion for motorcycles, racing and repairing them and especially riding his Harley Davidson. He was a self taught guatirist who was talented enough to play in a local band.
In addition to his mother, Jeff is survived by, two daughters, Amanda L. Walter, Megan R. Danley and her companion, Jeremy Bauman all of Northumberland, four grandchildren, Dalton, Aubrey, Trason and Chandler, two brothers and one sister-in-law, Jim Springer of Sunbury, John and Lisa Springer of Northumberland, his former wife, Terri D. Springer of Northumberland, his many nieces and nephews and his best friend, his Pug, Rikki.
Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. A celebration of life for the public will be held at a later date.
Contributions in Jeff's memory may be made to Northumberland Hook & Ladder, 348 Fifth Street, Northumberland, PA 17857.
Arrangements are by the Joseph W. Epler Funeral Home, 210 King Street, Northumberland.
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